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Game of Thrones Season 7 Premieres July 16th

March 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

HBO has announced the premiere date for the seven episode seventh season of Game of Thrones will be July 16th at 8pm CT. They also released the teaser below: The great war is here. #GoTS7 premieres 7.16. — Game Of Thrones (@GameOfThrones) March 9, 2017 The end is getting near. After this seven episode season, [...]

Watch The Deadpool 2 Teaser No Good Deed

March 5, 2017 // 1 Comment

If you’ve seen Logan in theaters, you may have already seen the Deadpool 2 teaser trailer that was specifically created to be attached to that film (although apparently didn’t show in all markets). If you haven’t seen it, check it out [...]

Actor Bill Paxton Passes Away at 61

February 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Sad news today as the family of Bill Paxton has confirmed that the actor died yesterday following complications from heart surgery. His family released the following statement: “It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery. A loving husband and father, Bill began his career in [...]

TV Icon Mary Tyler Moore Dead at 80

January 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

Some sad news today as television icon from the 1960’s and 1970’s, Mary Tyler Moore, has passed away at the age of 80. “Today, beloved icon, Mary Tyler Moore, passed away at the age of 80 in the company of friends and her loving husband of over 33 years, Dr. S. Robert Levine,” her longtime representative Mara Buxbaum said [...]

TCM Movie of the Week (#2): Cleopatra (1963)

January 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

This week's TCM Movie of the Week is the 1963 historical epic "Cleopatra" starring Elizabeth Taylor in the titular role. The film, written and directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, will air this Friday, January 13th on TCM at 9 pm CT. If you haven't seen this epic, I highly suggest you tune in this Friday night. [...]

New Blu-ray Releases for the Week of January 8th

January 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

A much better week than the abysmal last week. There's several easy things to recommend here. Our pick of the week is Deepwater Horizon, but His Girl Friday is a classic Cary Grant comedy that should be in your collection, and I'll also give a recommendation for The Accountant. You also can't go wrong with XXX: 15th Anniversary Edition or the second season of Mr. Robot. [...]

TCM Movie of the Week (#1): Citizen Kane (1941)

January 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

The first TCM Movie of the Week for 2017 is huge classic that is widely considered to be "the greatest movie ever made." It's Orson Welles' 1941 hit "Citizen Kane." The film, starring and written and directed by Orson Welles, airs tonight, Wednesday, January 4th on TCM. It's a late showing at 12:30am CT, so you may want to set your DVR. If you haven't seen it, you absolutely need to. [...]

New Blu-ray Releases for the Week of January 1st

January 1, 2017 // 1 Comment

The first week of 2017 sees a measly six new Blu-ray releases. The pick of the week goes to "Blair Witch," but this week is so bad that a pick of the week isn't really saying much. With that said, you'd be well served to stay away from this week's big release, "Fifty Shades of Grey Unrated Edition." [...]

Cinema Vortex: New In Theaters for the Week of November 6th

November 6, 2016 // 1 Comment

Looking to hit up the theaters this week? Vortex Effect has you covered. Here’s a look at the movies releasing the week of November 6th: November 11th: Arrival – When mysterious spacecraft touch down across the globe, an elite team – lead by expert linguist Louise Banks (Amy Adams) – are brought together to investigate. As [...]

TCM Movie of the Week: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

November 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

Airing on TCM: Saturday, November 5th @ 1:00 pm CT. Director: Sergio Leone Writer: Luciano Vincenzoni, Sergio Leone, Mickey Knox Starring: Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Eli Wallach Studio: United Artists Release Date: December 15, 1966 Runtime: 177 minutes Trailer: Three men seek hidden loot during the Civil War. Smith’s Sentiment: [...]