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I like buddy movies (not the dog), but I love when two or more characters create something more than just comedy, natural friendship, and emotion; where they embody what I call the ‘adorable aspect’ (how cute they are together, in a buddy sort of way, and how much they just plain old make me…

On rare occasions, a trailer will blow my mind, causing exclamations of "Oh, ho ho!" or some other Tim Allen-esque grunting signaling that my boyish (or mannish) desire for superheroes and action mayhem is being appealed to. This happened twice last week, and I have to talk about it.

On rare occasions, a trailer will blow my mind, causing exclamations of "Oh, ho ho!" or some other Tim Allen-esque grunting signaling that my boyish (or mannish) desire for superheroes and action mayhem is being appealed to. This happened twice last week, and I have to talk about it.

With all of the horrible predictions for Oscar nominees swirling around the Internet in recent months, I was getting worried. Thankfully, Internet movie pundits were largely wrong and I am thrilled with many of the nominees that were announced on Tuesday.

A few weeks ago I gave you part 1 of my 'Best Villains' series, focusing on villains who are so likable that I want to be their friend and sidekick. Today I wanted to move on to another villain category, like the flat-out creepy villains, but I just keep running into villains that I wish wou…

Western culture seems obsessed with the technical aspects of visual entertainment.

Today it’s my top ten most anticipated blockbusters of 2012 (and some honorable mentions). Due to space, I may skip a few smaller films, but I’m sure you won’t begrudge me that when you see this list of pure awesomeness.

For some time now I've wanted to write a best movie villains column, but I have been waiting for the right moment. "Sherlock Holmes 2" has provided that moment by offering one of the best movie villains ever in Professor Moriarty, played perfectly and creepily by Jared Harris. I love when a …

The cold of winter has officially set in, and more evenings are being spent with hot chocolate, a blazing fire and a movie. Or maybe it’s just some diet Coke, Christmas Oreos and a movie.

It appears that my infatuation with Hugh Jackman is well placed. “Real Steel” smashed incredible boxing, powerful emotion, perfect acting and sheer joy all together in one perfectly smooth steel ball of awesomeness.

Few people can legitimately claim to have revolutionized an entire industry.

There was too much to write about this week for me to settle on just one topic. So today you get my insightful blabber on a trifecta of Hollywood news awesomeness.

If ever a movie is going to make you want to stock up on food storage or purchase a firearm, it'll be “Contagion,” a film with a terrifying premise.

NASA’s Apollo program officially ended in 1972 with the final lunar mission of Apollo 17. Recently however, decades old footage has been recovered from the unofficial and classified mission of Apollo 18, revealing some startling revelations.  

With Zoe Saldana starring in the revenge flick “Columbiana” opening this weekend, I’ve decided to give you a revenge guide with which to judge Saldana’s performance in this most brutal and satisfying of genres. Here are four essential elements for any half-decent to awesome revenge flick.

NATE AND TONY AT THE MOVIES 

The most noticeable shortcoming in this western/sci-fi genre mash-up is how much you don’t notice any of the characters. Each actor in ”Cowboys and Aliens” is simply there, neither adding much nor detracting, like incognito cogs making a fairly enjoyable if too-convenient story work.

It’s official. After more than a decade of astounding success, Disney/Pixar has made a bad movie.

I love when the vast majority of critics say one thing about a film and then finding out that they are, apparently, insane. Of course, the critic community likes to sort of jump on certain bandwagons en masse, often in opposition to summer superhero blockbusters. It’s like they don’t want to…

FORT HALL — Pam Gallegos believes the opening of a new casino has the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes well positioned to capitalize on growth in tourists passing through the area en route to Yellowstone National Park.

POCATELLO — Leaders with seven local civic organizations have challenged the city to set goals for sourcing more clean energy and reducing its current power consumption.