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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 12/19/14

Posted by flicknation on December - 18 - 2014

The Hobbit calls it a (very long) day, A Night at the Museum bids farewell to Robin Williams, and it’s a hard-knock life for remakes of beloved musicals.  

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 12/16/14

Posted by flicknation on December - 15 - 2014

SNL’s Tine Fey, Kristin Wiig and Bill Hader get serious, Emma Stone and Colin Firth’s sleight-of-hand is sleight of heart, and the Bluth family returns! Hosted by Dennis Willis. ALSO IN STORES: The Americans: The Complete Second Season At the Devil’s Door Cam2Cam The Devil’s Hand Extant: The First Season Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever  [ Read More ]

Flick Nation; At the Movies – 12/12/14

Posted by flicknation on December - 12 - 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch defies an impossible code, Chris Rock defies our expectations, and Moses defies our patience.  

Flick Nation Interview: Jeff Preiss (Low Down)

Posted by flicknation on December - 12 - 2014

Steve Wagner interviews director Jeff Preiss about Low Down, a musical biopic about jazz pianist Joe Albany (John Hawkes) through the perspective of his daughter (Elle Fanning).

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 12/09/14

Posted by flicknation on December - 7 - 2014

The year’s biggest hit comes home, plus crowd-pleasers with Helen Mirren and dolphins. Hosted by Dennis Willis. ALSO IN STORES: As Above, So Below Cantinflas A Charlie Brown Christmas The Congress Dawn of the Planet of the Apes The Hero of Color City Justified: The Complete Fifth Season Kite Mr. Smith Goes To Washington The  [ Read More ]

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 12/05/14

Posted by flicknation on December - 4 - 2014

It’s Award Season catch-up time! this weekend, Reese Witherspoon gets Wild, and if you haven’t seen the brilliant Birdman or the challenging Foxcatcher, what are you waiting for?  

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 12/02/14

Posted by flicknation on November - 30 - 2014

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is a rare, thoughtful sequel, Sylvester Stallone tries to fix The Expendables 3, and one of Robin Williams’ final films arrives. Hosted by Dennis Willis. ALSO IN STORES: Beyond the Edge The Giver The November Man Stretch Tyler Perry’s A Madea Christmas War Story What If

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 11/21/14

Posted by flicknation on November - 20 - 2014

Jennifer Lawrence stars in the much-anticipated Hunger Games sequel Mockingjay Part 1, and Foxcatcher boasts three of 2014′s best performances: Steve Carell, Mark Ruffalo, and Channing Tatum.  

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 11/18/14

Posted by flicknation on November - 17 - 2014

Teen tears, sequels 22 Jump Street and Sin City: A Dame to Kill For and – gasp! – more Frozen. Hosted by Dennis Willis. ALSO IN STORES: And So It Goes Automata If I Stay Into the Storm Ragnarok Reclaim The Wind Rises

Flick Nation Interview: Jon Stewart and Maziar Bahari (Rosewater)

Posted by flicknation on November - 13 - 2014

Steve Wagner interviews Jon Stewart (The Daily Show) and Maziar Bahari about Rosewater, Stewart’s directorial debut, based on Iranian-Canadian journalist Bahari’s first-hand account of his own detention and brutal interrogation by Iranian forces.

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 11/11/14

Posted by flicknation on November - 10 - 2014

POW! BAM! All 120 episodes of the 1960s Batman series hit Blu-ray, Toothless returns in a dark sequel, and Phineas and Ferb travel to a galaxy far, far away. Hosted by Dennis Willis. ALSO IN STORES: The Damned Drive Hard Happy Christmas I Am Ali Iceman James Cameron’s Deepsea Challenge Jersey Boys Let’s Be Cops  [ Read More ]

Flick Nation Interview: Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything)

Posted by flicknation on November - 6 - 2014

Steve Wagner interviews Eddie Redmayne about playing Stephen Hawking in the film The Theory of Everything.

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 11/07/14

Posted by flicknation on November - 6 - 2014

Two huge releases go head-to-head! Can Christopher Nolan’s space opera Interstellar compete with Disney’s animated action fantasy Big Hero 6? Is there enough room in the universe for Matthew Mcconaughey’s swagger and the lovable robot Baymax?  

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 11/04/14

Posted by flicknation on November - 3 - 2014

Angelina Jolie and Dwayne Johnson play legends, and the Jersey Boys strike back! Hosted by Dennis Willis.

Dennis Willis talks Movie Piracy and Google Glass on Bloomberg Best

Posted by flicknation on October - 30 - 2014

Bloomberg Radio’s Greg Jarrett chats with Dennis Willis about the National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) and the MPAA’s “zero-tolerance” ban against wearable devices such as Google Glass.