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Review Poster Image - FLiXER - March 18, 2010 - 11:37am

Repo Men (2010) - Weekly Pick

Men, not man, it's the future, so now there are two of them. As if anybody even remembers the 1984 cult film Repo Man (although that cult status has been repoed) starring Emilio Estevez (He's a Sheen y'all, the eldest son) and "can't have a cult film without him" Harry Dean Stanton.

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No Budget Filmmaking Ultra Pack (2010) - Software Review

Review Poster Image - FLiXER - May 11, 2010 - 11:21am
If you are reading this review, I am going to assume that you are interested in making films and doing so with no budget. Well, if that’s the case, you will want to read this. No Budget Film Making is just that…for people who are dead broke or close to it. I’m not talking about trying to make a film the likes of George Lucas. I’m talking about just trying to make an amateur production without going broke in the process. Today…nothing is cheap. Well, this course is a must have for anybody who is looking to do the near impossible in an incredibly competitive...

UTA Job List (09-10-2010)

More entertainment jobs at FLiXER's Job Board. NOTE: Unless specific permission is given within the listing, DO NOT CALL about positions or to follow up.

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Job: FLiXER Entertainment Writer

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Are you a writer? Do you enjoy writing about the Entertainment Industry?

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He May Be Wacko, But He Was Our Jacko - Michael Jackson Dead At 50

UPDATE: Was Michael Muslim as the Internet rumor mill claims? Michael Jackson allegedly become a Muslim in November 2008 and changed his name to Mikaeel. If that is so, will it affect his funeral? It does appear Michael converted to Islam in November of 2008. The singer, who was raised as a Jehovah's Witness, converted to Islam in a ceremony at a friend's house in Los Angeles. He is said to have sat on the floor and worn a small hat while an imam officiated.

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The Misunderstandings of Tim Burton

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Many of you know who Tim Burton is, if not, he's an incredible writer/director/producer. He's known for many films such as Edward Scissorhands, 9, Corpse Bride, Alice in Wonderland (2010), Planet of the Apes, and many more. When people think of his name, the first thing that would pop in their head would be the old classic, The Nightmare Before Christmas. Why? Well, let's see. In The Nightmare Before Christmas trailer, the narrator clearly says "From the imagination of Tim Burton comes ..." yet the the real epitome for TNBC is really Henry Selick. For the movie Coraline, the tagline reads '...

UTA Job List (08-20-2010)

EXECUTIVE & MANAGEMENT POSITIONS Major studio seeks qualified temporary production attorney to work with Legal Affairs team.  Responsibilities include negotiating and drafting acquisition, development and production agreements (including talent) and production legal matters (including rights/chain of title; clearances; guilds matters; and advertising, promotion and publicity).  Requirements: California bar, minimum five years production counsel experience at motion picture or television company or major firm experience specializing in entertainment law, strong background in U....

UTA Job List (09-21-2010)

More entertainment jobs at FLiXER's Job Board. NOTE: Unless specific permission is given within the listing, DO NOT CALL about positions or to follow up.

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COUPLES RETREAT (2009) Weekly Pick

Couples Retreat (2009) You may be tempted to ignore this pick and go see An Education instead, and you know what, you might be right. An Education is a fine movie, moving and introspective. But not everybody will be able to see An Education this weekend due to the platform release. So, how bout a retreat?

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Andrew Strong 2010 Tour

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At the age of 17 Andrew Strong was catapulted to worldwide fame in Alan Parker's highly successful film "The Commitments". Andrew played the lead role of Deco Cuff, and caused a sensation by doing his own vocals in the film and on the soundtrack. The soundtrack album was a huge success, selling over 15 million copies worldwide, setting a new standard for blockbuster film soundtracks. During this period Andrew received commercial endorsements and made numerous special appearances, increasing his exposure on television around the world.

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SURROGATES (2009) Weekly Pick + Review

Surrogates (2009) Come on, who hasn't dated a robot? You live in a big city long enough and, well, you get the bionic treatment. I'm not saying there is anything wrong with it, but it's just a shade above online hooking, er, I mean dating.

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Interested in some free Bitcoins to learn what they are all about?

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To some, Bitcoins are a mystery, to others a fountain of wealth. If you want to learn about and "play" with some Bitcoins, and maybe win big, visit Freebitcoin - It is a simple single-click numbers generator where all numbers pay some Bitcoins (usually 0.00000442 BTC ), but some numbers pay up to .4000 Bitcoins, which is worth about $180 US. Not a bad chance for 4 seconds work. And you can try again once per hour. The 'game' is provably fair using a lot of math, and you can verify that at the site. keep in mind, you are not going to get rich with this, but you will learn...