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Top 10 Film Spin-offs That Bear Little Resemblance to the Original

Once Hollywood gets the gentle whiff of box-office success, it can’t help but try and capitalise by quickly farting out a plethora of sequels, remakes and spin-offs. For a variety of reasons — the original cast not returning, an opportunistic studio or simply a terrible, terrible writing team — these films sometimes bear little or … Continue reading Top 10 Film Spin-offs Th... »

10 People Whose Dying Wish was to See a Film

To many people, movies are more than flashing images with sound. They can transport people to other worlds, place us in other people’s skins and connect humans in a way that no other medium can. They are an indelible part of many cultures around the world and to some people, an integral part of their … Continue reading 10 People Whose Dying Wish was to See a Film → »

Top 10 Ways To Make The Pixar Sequels Awesome

Top 10 Ways To Make The Pixar Sequels Awesome

The good citizens of Sequelsville welcome its newest member: Pixar! The success of the Toy Story sequels, along with Cars 2 because God hates us all, has apparently made Pixar as sequel-happy as anybody else. Monsters Inc. 2, a prequel to the original hit, is slated for next year. Sure glad they’re tying up all … Continue reading Top 10 Ways To Make The Pixar Sequels Awesome → »

Top 10 Weird Things That Inspired Your Favorite Fictional Characters

Nobody pulls a fictional character out of thin air. Even the craziest, most ridiculously over-the-top characters have some basis in reality. Today we want to discuss ten of the most curious inspirations we could find. For example, did you know that … 10. Shredder was Inspired by a Guy with Cheese Graters in His … Continue reading Top 10 Weird Things That Inspired Your Favorite Fiction... »

Top 10 Tear-Jerker Movies

Top 10 Tear-Jerker Movies

It seems odd to think that many of us choose to spend our time in front of the big screen in tears, but crying seems to indicate a quality flick in many cases. Whether you are shedding tears of joy when the main character finally triumphs or lamenting the loss of a favorite, tear-jerker movies … Continue reading Top 10 Tear-Jerker Movies → »

10 Bleak and Hopeless Love Stories at the Movies

Let’s face it, sometimes love just straight up sucks. It can be messy, make you act erratic, and leave you heartbroken. Who needs it, right? Well, sometimes filmmakers feel that exact same way and as a result, they make some cynical and downright mean-spirited romance movies. All of the movies listed here have romance or … Continue reading 10 Bleak and Hopeless Love Stories at the Movi... »

Top 10 Time Travel Movies

Top 10 Time Travel Movies

When I came up with this list of the top ten time travel movies I set some parameters. The movie must have time travel central to the plot. And when you think of the movie, the theme of time travel must jump to the forefront. So movies like Austin Powers, International Man of Mystery were … Continue reading Top 10 Time Travel Movies → »

Top 10 Worst Licensed Video Games

Top 10 Worst Licensed Video Games

It’s accepted as a universal truth among gamers: if a game is based on a movie, it’s probably going to be terrible. There are several reasons for this: the game is rushed as a merchandising tie-in, the studio hired does a hack job in the first place, and so on. But the net result is … Continue reading Top 10 Worst Licensed Video Games → »

10 Sets of Co-Stars You Didn’t Realize Hated Each Other

It’s nice to think that television and movie sets are utopias where everyone gets along like the Brady Bunch. Sadly, that’s not always the case — sometimes, the scene resembles that of a family that constantly bickering over the gravy at Thanksgiving dinner. Such blowups are the stuff of Hollywood legend, though others come from … Continue reading 10 Sets of Co-Stars You Di... »

Top 10 Actor Portrayals of Superman

Top 10 Actor Portrayals of Superman

When Henry Cavill steps into the iconic role of Superman in Man of Steel, he is going to have some pretty big shoes (and tights) to fill. Many men have stepped forward to offer up their interpretation of ol’ Kal-El, and there are sure to be many more in the future. So, before Cavill makes … Continue reading Top 10 Actor Portrayals of Superman → »

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