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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies for American Audiences About Sports That Aren’t Popular in America (Like “Rush”)

I’m sure that the story of famed Formula One car-racing man Rushmore “Rush” Rushingford is an interesting human drama packed with...

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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies About the Witness Relocation Program (Like “The Family”)

This week marks the release of The Family, another example of Hollywood’s favorite cliché situation: stereotypical Italian-American...

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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies With Endearing Strippers (Like “Afternoon Delight”)

I’ve never been to a strip club, not just because they’re degrading to women, but because they’re degrading to everybody. A red-lit...

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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Took Forever to Be Released (Like “You’re Next”)

For most major movies, it takes about a year from the time filming begins to opening in theaters as a means to get you to buy corn. But for...

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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies About Awesome Businesspeople

This week marks the release of Jobs, which stars Ashton Kutcher, the inventor of prankism, as Steve Jobs, the inventor of the computer and...

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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Are Spin-Offs, Not Sequels, of Popular Movies (Like Disney’s “Planes”)

Spin-offs are the new reboot. Big studio movies are usually part of a franchise at this point, and they are going to become even more...

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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Costarred a Former Adult Film Star (Like “The Canyons”)

So the troubled B-movie-homage-that’s-also-a-B-movie The Canyons is finally coming out this week, starring Lindsay Lohan and James Deen....

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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Had Better Titles in Preproduction (Like “The To Do List”)

A lot can happen from the time a script is turned in to a studio to the time the film actually goes into production. Actors are cast and...

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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Are, Surprisingly, Based on True Stories (Like “The Conjuring”)

This week the “found footage”-style horror movie fades briefly and unexpectedly into oblivion like a spooky ghost girl in favor of The...

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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies With a Replacement Actor in the Sequel (Like “Grown Ups 2”)

The big news surrounding Grown Ups 2, other than the fact that it’s yet another cynically-conceived way for Adam Sandler to hang out...

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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Are Reboots of Really Old Pop Culture (Just Like the New “Lone Ranger” Movie)

A new big-screen version of The Lone Ranger comes out this weekend, starring Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow as Tonto. It looks less...

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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies With Amusing Fictional Presidents

As Americans we like our president to be some combination of likable and better than us. Our last two presidents got in this way, albeit in...

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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Are Unnecessary Prequels (to Prepare You for “Monsters University”)

Once Disney took a more draconian handle on Pixar, it was inevitable that they’d make the tiny, massively-gifted studio start...

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Popdose Prime: 10 Movies in Which People Play Themselves (to Prepare You for “This Is the End”)

This is the End looks funny, and Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg are excellent screenwriters, and it stars a great cast which consists of...