‘Interstellar’ review: Matthew McConaughey shines, but Anne Hathaway is miscast
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‘Interstellar’ review: Matthew McConaughey shines, but Anne Hathaway is miscast

Is ‘Interstellar’ a masterpiece? Never autoplay videos Christopher Nolan’s “Interstellar” is almost a masterpiece. Almost. For a film completely drenched with sentimentality about faith, hope and human-kind’s resolve, “Interstellar” is at times as cold and lifeless as a vacuum, which is mostly the fault of its writer-director Christopher Nolan, whose previous output has generally been dark and nihilistic. All the elements...

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Why Jennifer Lawrence, ‘Hunger Games’ shouldn’t be catching fire at the box office

By Sandra Lee Dixon Published November 22, 2013 FoxNews.com AP/UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC “Catching Fire,” the second movie in the “Hunger Games” series, opens this weekend. We are likely to hear a lot about the acting, the film’s pacing, and even how the new director handled the sequel. But what ultimately gets a free pass is the brutal violence and cruelty being marketed to throngs of adoring fans. Despite being “just a movie” this kind of...

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‘Catching Fire’ tops box office with $161.1 million opening weekend

Published November 24, 2013 Associated Press This image released by Lionsgate shows Josh Hutcherson as Peeta Mellark, left, and Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen in a scene from “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.” (AP) NEW YORK –  Moviegoers satiated their appetite for the “Hunger Games” franchise by making the sequel “Catching Fire” one of the year’s biggest hits. “The Hunger Games:...

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‘Catching Fire’ review: The ‘Hunger Games’ movie we’ve been waiting for

By Justin Craig Published November 20, 2013 FoxNews.com NEW YORK –  Although a resounding success, the “The Hunger Games” seemed to only be testing the temperature without ever gaining its confidence and growing to its full potential, but “Catching Fire” confidently charges full-on into the flames and the result is spectacular. Running close to two and a half hours, “Catching Fire” is a blistering whirlwind, keeping the essentials of...

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Frankenstein to Star Trek: Sci-fi museum coming to D.C.

By Tanya Lewis Published November 20, 2013 LiveScience The new museum of science fiction will feature everything from Frankenstein to Star Trek. (IMARCHINATION / MUSEUM OF SCIENCE FICTION) Fans of Captain Kirk and Captain Nemo unite: A new science-fiction museum coming to Washington, D.C. Its creators announced plans for the museum, which will cover a broad sampling of science fiction across literature, television, film, music, video...

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‘Ender’s Game’ tops box office

Published November 03, 2013 Associated Press This image released by Summit Entertainment shows Asa Butterfield, left, and Harrison Ford in a scene from “Ender’s Game.”(AP/SUMMIT ENTERTAINMENT) LOS ANGELES –  “Ender’s Game” scored the No. 1 slot at the weekend box office, earning $28 million in its opening weekend and sending “Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa” into second place, according to...

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