Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Blu-ray review

After the success of Madagascar, releasing a sequel was a given for DreamWorks. But the studio went that extra step and created another gem of an animated film with Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa. While M2 follows a similar formula to the the first, featuring Alex the Lion (Ben Stiler), Marty the Zebra (Chris Rock), Gloria …
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Classic Cronenberg screening series at IFC Center

IFC Center’s Waverly Midnights Series continues with a healthy – or unhealthy – dose of classic David Cronenberg films, running at midnight on weekends from February through April. Some of his most graphic and visually stunning work will screen, including Videodrome and Spider, considered classic sci-fi/horrors. The IFC Center is located at 323 Sixth Avenue …
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Animated sci-fi epic Battle for Terra trailer online

The official theatrical release trailer for the animated Battle for Terra is now online. ‘Terra’ follows the story of a peaceful alien planet facing annihilation. The animation was done by a company called MeniThings, whose artistic director, Aristomenis Tsirbas, is also the director of the film. According to MeniThings’ website, Tsirbas was a visual effects …
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Enter the MAD About Comic-Con Sweepstakes to win a free trip to San Diego Comic-Con, the animated Wonder Woman film, the DC Comics Encyclopedia and more

This is a great contest – and easier to enter than the contests I sponsor on FilmFetish.com. DC Comics and San Diego Comic-Con are sponsoring the MAD About Comic-Con Sweepstakes, giving you the chance to win a an all expense paid trip for two to San Diego during the 40th Anniversary edition of the largest …
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