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The Spoof Has Become Self-Aware! A ’22 Jump Street’ Review

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No matter how great your impressions are, how impeccable your timing, how clever your word play, one of, if not the hardest thing in comedy is knowing precisely what it is about you that's funny.


‘Astro City’, ‘Original Sins’ And Other Comics Of Note, June 11th

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Today is a rich day for number ones in comics, plus reviews of key books from DC, Marvel, Image, Dark Horse, and more.


In ‘The Signal,’ Sensitive Metrosexuals Battle Evil, Fight Corruption, Set Long-term Goals

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The Signal, an apocalyptic sci-fi thriller set to a Garden State soundtrack, and a milquetoast movie best washed down with a warm glass of milk.


Bro, Do You Even Montage? An ‘Edge Of Tomorrow’ Review

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'Edge of Tomorrow' is a lot like 'Groundhog Day' if you replace all the fun stuff with aliens.


‘Edge Of Tomorrow’ Struggles With The Superman Problem

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'Edge Of Tomorrow' has a lot of action... but it can't quite make you care.


‘Big Trouble In Little China’ And Other Comics Of Note, June 4th

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Jack Burton turns in the official sequel to 'Big Trouble In Little China!' Plus reviews of the key comics on the stands this week!

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Kylie And Kendall Jenner ‘Wrote’ A Young Adult Sci-Fi Novel And The Reviews Are In

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Kylie and Kendall Jenner 'wrote' their own young adult sci-fi story, 'Rebels: City of Indra,' and the early reviews are not very good.

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Review: Nintendo Rejoins The Race With ‘Mario Kart 8′

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Nintendo gives the Mario Kart series a much needed tune up in the series' latest entry.


‘Trees’, ‘C.O.W.L.’ And Other Comics Of Note, May 28th

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'C.O.W.L.', 'Trees' and more lead off our overview of comics available this week.


‘Velvet’ #5, ‘Original Sin’ #2 And Other Comics Of Note, May 21st

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An overview of this week's comics, including 'Velvet,' 'Daredevil,' and 'Future's End.'


We Found It On Netflix: ‘Run,’ The Movie About The Teenaged Parkour Expert Jewel Thief

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"Run" is a movie about a teenager who uses parkour to rob jewelry stores and support his family starring Eric Roberts as a wine-swilling crime boss. Of course we watched it.


‘Wolfenstein: The New Order’ Is Both A Reinvention And A Throwback

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'Wolfenstein: The New Order' tries to give a game about shooting Nazis some real meaning. And, weirdly, it actually works.


Review: ‘Godzilla’ Is A Movie More Admirable Than Likeable

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'Godzilla' is a movie full of handsomely shot destruction... and deeply afraid you won't take it seriously.


Review: ‘Godzilla’ Is The Gloriously Silly Monster Movie ‘Pacific Rim’ Should’ve Been

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Finally, a monster movie that makes the monsters big, instead of making the people small.


Comics Of Note, May 14th

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It's a great week in comics: Here's a look at more than twenty books hitting the stands.


‘Mom’s Night Out’ Is A PG-Rated, Faith-Based Mom-Com: Viewer Discretion Advised

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'Mom’s Night Out' looks back nostalgically to a time when both gender roles and women’s vaginas remained effortlessly tight.


‘Chef’: A Reluctant Foodie’s Review

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Jon Favreau's 'Chef' is part food porn, part food propaganda, and it's important to understand the difference.


REVIEW: Neighbors, In Which Some Really Funny People Make A Mediocre Movie

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Neighbors is a lot of funny people doing funny stuff in a not-that-funny movie.

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