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Look in Your Heart: Ranking the Coen Brothers' Movies From Worst to Best

by Jacob Hall December 4, 2013 @ 1:20 PM
MGM/Universal Pictures/20th Century Fox
Every new film from filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen is a reason for celebration, so the upcoming release of 'Inside Llewyn Davis' is like a holiday for film fans. Few directors have been as consistent as the Coens, who have spent the past twenty years...

Why We're Surprisingly OK With a 'How I Met Your Mother' Spinoff

by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 3, 2013 @ 11:00 AM
Kids, remember when spinoffs seemed to all of a sudden become the go-to extension plan for aging TV series, and in the same year TV managed to churn out 'Breaking Bad’ spinoff ‘Better Call Saul,’ ‘The Walking Dead’ companion series, and ‘The Vampire...

From Jennifer Lawrence to General Zod: What We're Thankful For This Year

by Britt Hayes November 27, 2013 @ 9:40 AM
AMC/Lionsgate/Paramount/20th Century Fox
It's Thanksgiving, which means it's time to sit around and stuff your face and talk about what you're thankful for -- that might be your friends, your job, or your health. For us, it's all of that, sure, but it's also movies and TV, obviously. And there were a lot of amazing things happening in 2013 that we're pretty happy about. Join us as we give thanks to the best people and moments in movies and television that made us thankful for screens both big and small.

The Best Netflix Instant Movies to Watch With Your Entire Family

by Jacob Hall November 26, 2013 @ 7:28 AM
The holiday season is upon us. The next two months will see millions of people all over the world traveling home to see their families and, since this is the 21st century, avoiding conversation with them by putting on Netflix. But this is a time of mixed company. If you are going to stream something, you better be sure it's a good choice for both the adults and the kids in the room.
That's easier said than done. Netflix's "Just For Kids" section is a nightmare of awful direct-to-DVD junk that would make anyone over the age of eight contemplate leaping out the nearest window. Every other section is riddled with movies that will either bore a kid to tears or traumatize him. Picking a movie that the whole family will enjoy is tough work, but someone has to do it!
So let us do it for you. Forget about labels. Forget about what Netflix says or recommends. When it comes to entertaining your entire family, here are the 15 movies that will work every time.