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5 Innovative Movie Websites That Break the Mould


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Times have changed in Hollywood. Once upon a time all a successful movie needed was a good television marketing campaign and maybe a pair of thumbs-up from two movie critics who shall remain nameless. Today, even a great movie may fail if it doesn’t have a good web presence with a good multimedia marketing campaign. Most movies just stick with good, but here are some movies whose promotions rocketed past good, deep into great.

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Top 5 Worst Movies About Time Travel


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The prospect of traveling in time has always been fascinating, so it’s no surprise that lots of movies have been made on this subject. Some of these movies are quite entertaining and thought provoking. Others, such as the Back to the Future series are funny as well. At the same time, there have been a good number of really awful movies made about time travel. Here are 5 of the very worst.

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Top 10 Greatest South African Movies


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In recent years, the South African film industry has emerged as a dynamic and creative movement, ready to compete with the giants of the film industry on a global scale. With Nigeria spearheading the drive – their low-budget, sometimes low-quality films have amassed a cult-following – the industry, dubbed ‘Nollywood’, currently has an estimated turnover of $250m.

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R.I.P.D (2013): Movie Review


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R.I.P.D or Rest In Peace Department as it’s known is a supernatural comedy directed by Robert Schwentke, whose previous work includes Flightplan, The Time Travellers Wife and Red.

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Grand Masti (2013): Bollywood Movie Review


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It’s hard to believe that it’s almost a decade since we last saw the fun and frolics of the movie that was Masti. Here we are once again, with the recent release of Grand Masti, where the fun and frolics are expected to be bigger.

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Kick-Ass 2 (2013): Movie Review


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The sequel to the highly popular Kick Ass is here. I have to admit the movie itself I thoroughly enjoyed, and you could say it kicked ass. So without a doubt I was going to watch the sequel Kick Ass 2, I mean, who doesn’t like superhero movies.

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The Conjuring (2013): Movie Review


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Anyone that knows me knows that supernatural movies scare the daylights out of me. So as you would imagine I wasn’t quite rushing my way to see this movie, but eventually decided to take the plunge anyways. I mean what’s the worst thing that can happen; me losing a few nights sleep right?

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World War Z (2013): Movie Review


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One of the films to watch out for in 2013 was World War Z, and it finally makes it to the big screen. Part of the excitement is due to the fact it stars Brad Pitt, as it’s quite rare to see an a-lister actor starring in a zombie movie.

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Star Trek Into Darkness 3D (2013): Movie Review


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The Star Trek franchise continues with the release of Star Trek Into Darkness. I’m not much of a trekkie but I do like sci-fi movies, so for this reason I decided to go watch this at our local cinema with some friends.

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Movie Review: The Host (2013)


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One of my favourite movies has to be Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) and with that in mind I decided to go watch The Host (2013), as it has aliens and it had so called aliens invading bodies. I figured with these key ingredients the movie can do no wrong.

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