All posts tagged "circuit 3"

  • Circuit 3 A-Z: Films That Begin With the Letter ‘A’

    I’m going to try something new here for Circuit 3 and see how it goes. If you guys don’t like it – or if there...

  • Circuit 3: Special Effects in Movies

    The big release this week is the highly anticipated sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (call...

  • Circuit 3: Movie Musicals

    If you listened to last week’s Power Hour podcast, you might have heard Clayton tease about a Movie Musical segment. We didn’t get around to it...

  • Circuit 3: The Best Films Since 2008

    Back in 2000, I put together my very first top 100 films of all time list after a rather exhausting and extensive two year period of...

  • Circuit 3: Worst Movie Titles

    Tom Cruise’s highly entertaining sci-fi/action flick, Edge of Tomorrow, is doing pretty well at the box office, and is one of my favorite films of 2014...

  • Circuit 3: Bill Paxton

    This weekend, Doug Liman’s science fiction/action flick, Edge of Tomorrow, hits theaters. We already ranked Tom Cruise films/performances last July, as well as Sci-Fi films this past...

  • Circuit 3: Movie Villainesses

    This week, Disney unleashes its live action version of Maleficent, starring Academy-Award winner Angelina Jolie as the titular baddie. So to celebrate all of the...

  • Circuit 3: The Best Movies to be Shut Out by Oscar

    One of the ugliest terms that you hear uttered over and over again during awards season is the word snubbed. The Academy simply can’t recognize everyone, and it’s...

  • Circuit 3: Johnny Depp

    This weekend, Oscar-winning cinematographer Wally Pfister’s (Inception) directorial debut, Transcendence, arrives in theaters. The film stars the eccentric and talented Johnny Depp, the subject of...

  • Circuit 3: Kevin Costner

    Say what you will about Kevin Costner - whose Draft Day opens this weekend – but for my part, I’ve always been a fan. He was...

  • Circuit 3: “American” Films

    No, no. It’s not what you’re thinking. We aren’t here to rank the three greatest American-made films. How boring and vague would that Circuit 3...

  • Circuit 3: Biblical Epics

    Darren Aronofsky’s Noah – starring Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Anthony Hopkins, Ray Winstone, and Emma Watson – hits theaters this weekend. In honor of this big...

  • Circuit 3: The Films of The Coen Brothers

    Joel and Ethan Coen are affectionately known to their beloved fans as simply The Coen Brothers. 2014 marks the 30th anniversary of the amazing duo’s...

  • Circuit 3: Detective Films

    If you were fortunate enough to catch HBO’s True Detective these past couple of months (starring Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson), then you, like me,...

  • Circuit 3: Oscar Wishes

    Ok fellow Oscar geeks, the week has finally arrived! The Academy Awards take place this Sunday, so we’re asking you to name three winners you...

  • Circuit 3: Long Shot Oscar Predictions

    Now that the BAFTAs have weighed in, we are pretty much down to the wire. The Oscars are ten days away, and there isn’t much...

  • Circuit 3: British Films

    This Sunday, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts will present their 67th annual BAFTA Awards. I’ve already told you how important I feel this year’s...

  • Circuit 3: Science Fiction Films

    As the odds grow stronger and stronger that Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity might become our first Science Fiction film to win Best Picture (though some, including myself, would argue...

  • Circuit 3: Films That Get Praised More Than They Deserve

    Last week we listed our top three films that get shit on but deserve to be praised. This week we are turning the tables around...

  • Circuit 3: Films That Get Sh*t On But Deserve To Be Praised

    We all have a movie or two that we love for one reason or another that the vast majority feels the need to shit on....

  • Circuit 3: Politically Themed Films

    This Friday, November 22, marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. So as a way of remembering one of our...

  • Circuit 3: War Films

    In honor of Veterans Day, we’re dedicating this week’s Circuit 3 to War Films in honor of all of our brothers and sisters who are proudly serving...

  • Circuit 3: Original Screenplays

    This weekend, Ridley Scott’s The Counselor arrives in theaters. The film marks the first Original Screenplay for celebrated author Cormac McCarthy, whose previous works that...

  • Circuit 3: Zombie Films

    AMC’s The Walking Dead returned this past weekend (read Karen’s recap here), reminding audiences that October is the month for celebrating the horror genre. Zombies...

  • Circuit 3: TV Series Finales

    With the recent conclusions of AMC’s Breaking Bad and Showtime’s Dexter, I thought it might be fun to list our favorite and/or least favorite TV series...