Tag: Steven Spielberg

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Film

Don’t Go Near the Water: Film Beneath the Waves

With the release of the James Cameron-produced Sanctum looming, Popdose takes a look at other waterlogged big-screen terrors....

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Music, The Composers

The Composers: Jerry Goldsmith

Popdose takes a look at the music of film composer Jerry Goldsmith, and features selections from his best-known scores....

Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: January 28, 1982

Communists! Nazis! Old people! They all star in this week's Box Office Flashback to January 28, 1982....

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Contests, Film, Listmania

Listmania: Top 20 Scariest Films (#10-1)

There are only five days until Halloween and the Popdose staff is counting down the 20 most frightening films of all time — and as a...

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Television, TV Reviews

Popdose Fall TV Preview: Wednesday

"Would someone please tell J.J. Abrams that he owes me an hour of my life?" --Kelly Stitzel, reviewing Undercovers...

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Television

Popdose’s 2010 Fall TV Preview

Popdose preps you for the upcoming TV season with quick looks at some of the most anticipated new shows from the four major networks....

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Popdose Interviews, Television

You’re the Voice: Rob Paulsen

In his career, Rob Paulsen has voiced a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, an Animaniac, a genetically modified mouse with a Cockney accent, and...

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Film, Revival House

Revival House: “You’re gonna need a bigger boat.”

Jeff Johnson looks back on the big-ass shark that changed summer movies forever 35 years ago this month....

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: “Gremlins”

Here’s the thing — I love holiday-themed horror films. In fact, one of my favorite Christmas movies is the original Black...

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Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: “Independent Lens – No Subtitles Necessary: Laszlo & Vilmos”

The latest installment of the vaunted PBS series Independent Lens is No Subtitles Necessary: Laszlo & Vilmos. The documentary about the...

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Film, Revival House

Revival House: “We Are Not Alone”

Featuring Richard Dreyfuss, a massive spacecraft, and five of the most iconic notes in movie-music history, Close Encounters of the...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Matthew McConaughey’s Favorite Songs of the Late ’90s

Hey, y’all. Matthew McConaughey here, fillin’ in for Mr. Mayor of Bootleg City this week. Cassanova gave me a jingle-jangle the...

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Film, Revival House

Revival House: Ten Great Remakes

Remakes are all the rage in Hollywood these days, and "rage" is the popular filmgoer response to most of them -- but as Jeff Johnson points...

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Current Events, Film, Music, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Black and/or White

Writer-director Spike Lee’s Do the Right Thing opened in theaters on June 30, 1989. “White people still ask me why Mookie threw...

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DVD Reviews

DVD Review: “Blindness”

End-of-the-Earth sagas are a staple of horror and sci-fi, but it’s not just genre directors who make them. Filmmakers of all kinds...

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Film, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Harrison Ford

If you were to ask me what I wanted to be when I was growing up, I could lie and say “astronaut” or “baseball...