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    What to Rent/Buy on Blu-Ray This Week: Criterion Release of 'The Devil's Backbone,' Survival Thriller 'Black Rock' and More

    VOD is all the rage right now, and for good reason (check out our July VOD list). But while it's gratifying to know that you can watch pretty much anything with the simple click of a button, there's something comforting about tearing into a DVD/Blu-ray case and popping the disc into your player. Tha...

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    Sugar, Spice, and Everything Not So Nice: The Booming Trend of Girls Behaving Badly On Film

    Back in 2010, a little-known 13-year-old named Chloƫ Grace-Moretz appeared as the vigilante Hit-Girl in Matthew Vaughn's "Kick-Ass," a film that saw the actress, just 11 at the time of production, spill ample blood, endure serious beatings, and spout expletives like "cunt." Jaws dropped, eyebrows ro...

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    Interview with Katie Aselton - Director and Star of Black Rock

    Black Rock is every woman's worst nightmare. You go out on an adventure with friends and then things go horribly wrong and you are running for your life. Katie Aselton gives us a film where the women Lake Bell, Kate Bosworth and Aselton herself need to work together to get out of a horrible situatio...

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    What Are You Seeing This Weekend? The 'Star Trek' Franchise Faces Off Against Indies 'Frances Ha' & 'Erased'

    We haven't hit Memorial Day Weekend yet, but it's official: Summer Blockbuster Season is underway. Between comic books, Michael Bay's latest flick, a Tom Cruise vehicle, and summer dalliances in the Hamptons, the second installment of the rebooted "Star Trek" franchise almost seems superfluous. Almo...

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    Odes to Female Friendships Rule The Weekend with Katie Aselton's Black Rock and Frances Ha

    This weekend, two very different films that explore the intricacies of female friendships are hitting theaters (and VOD) near you: Katie Aselton's thriller Black Rock and Noah Baumbach's wry Frances Ha.

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    Weekend Preview: 'Frances Ha' Delights, 'Star Trek' Relentlessly Entertains, 'Pieta' a Bloody Must-See

    Moviegoing prospects looks good this weekend, as J.J. Abrams' well-reviewed "Star Trek Into Darkness" continues its opening weekend after a Wednesday debut, and a slew of appealing limited release titles hit screens. One of these is Noah Baumbach's critical darling "Frances Ha," starring likable mus...

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    Weird Pull Quote Theater: 'Black Rock'

    "'Deliverance!' for girls!"

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    Review: 'Black Rock' A Back-To-The-Wilds Slasher With Brains & Bonding To Go With The Blood

    There is, ultimately, something to be said for the pleasures of a simple, sleek and well-shot run-or-kill-or-die thriller. The sort of film where the heroes are trapped in the middle of nowhere and find themselves threatened by hostile locals, and must then strike back to survive. That's what "Black...

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    Katie Aselton and Mark Duplass Talk Showing Off Action Star Chops Via Their Dark Thriller 'Black Rock'

    "The Freebie" writer-director (and indie darling) Katie Aselton is back after her well-received debut with a film that couldn't be further from her winning romantic comedy. Boasting a screenplay by her husband and co-star on FX's hit series "The League," her second feature "Black Rock" centers on a ...

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