Queued Up: Holiday Gift Guide Part I

WKRP IN CINCINNATI: THE COMPLETE SERIES (1978-1982)

This zany sitcom about the misadventures of an easy listening station that turned rock ‘n’ roll overnight previously received only a first season release that included practically none of the original music due to rights issue, and this enraged fans. Luckily the head …

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Queued Up: ‘Live Die Repeat,’ ‘The Purge: Anarchy,’ ‘Toy Story Of Terror’ and More New Releases

LIVE DIE REPEAT (2014)

The buildup: A charismatic solder (Tom Cruise) used for recruiting purposes is unwillingly sent to Europe to fight against an alien invasion. When he starts re-experiencing the same day again every time he dies, he must team up with a fierce hero (Emily Blunt) to solve …

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Queued Up: ‘Godzilla,’ ‘Godzilla 2000,’ ‘Rebirth Of Mothra I, II & III’ and More

GODZILLA (2014)

The buildup: After a giant MUTO (Massive Unidentified Terrestrial Organism) emerges from a long slumber in Japan, it escapes to wreak havoc towards our West Coast on its way to a rendezvous with another MUTO. While the deadly duo bring human forces to their knees, it awakens another …

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Queued Up: ‘Divergent,’ ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2,’ ‘Secret State’ and More!

DIVERGENT (2014)

The buildup: In a post-apocalyptic, fenced-in Chicago, society has broken down into five factions to maintain order and balance: Candor, Amity, Erudite, Abnegation, and Dauntless. When young Beatrice Prior (Shailene Woodley) leaves her family’s selfless (and ruling) Abnegation faction to train with the brave, militant Dauntless, she must …

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Queued Up: ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel,’ ‘Jodorowsky’s Dune,’ ‘Southern Comfort’ and More

THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL (2014)

The buildup: The aging owner of the lackluster Grand Budapest Hotel (F. Murray Abraham) recounts to a writer (Jude Law) stories of its grand past and the youthful adventures and association with its late concierge (Ralph Fiennes) that got him caught up in a web …

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Queued Up: Theatreland, Barbary Coast, Nurse 3D and More

THEATRELAND (2010)

The buildup: Before famed thespians Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen (whom you may know as Professor X and Magneto, respectively) performed Waiting For Godot and No Man’s Land in repertory on Broadway last year, they brought Godot to audiences in London’s West End in 2009. This documentary series, …

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Queued Up: Godzilla, Ace In The Hole, Dracula and More!

ACE IN THE HOLE (1951)

The buildup: A disgraced big city news reporter (Kirk Douglas) stuck in Albuquerque discovers an amateur archaeologist (Richard Benedict) has been trapped in a mine. Under the guise of rousing local interest and helping him, he tries to prolong the rescue so his story turns …

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Queued Up: ‘The Pawnbroker,’ ‘The Whip And The Body,’ ‘Hellbenders’ and Other New Releases

THE PAWNBROKER (1964)

The buildup: Pawn shop owner Sol Nazerman (Oscar nominee Rod Steiger) is the only member of his family to have survived incarceration in a Nazi concentration camp, and 25 years after his wife’s death he struggles with flashbacks from the horrifying experience and alienates everyone around him. …

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Queued Up: ‘Escape Plan,’ ‘American Hustle,’ ’12 Years A Slave’ And Other New Releases

ESCAPE PLAN

The buildup: Sylvester Stallone plays Ray Breslin, a security expert who breaks out of prisons for a living. But when he is set up by someone in the CIA to be incarcerated in a secret facility permanently, he teams up with fellow inmate Emil Rottmayer (Arnold Schwarzenegger) to …

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Queued Up: ‘Rush,’ ‘Dallas Buyers Club,’ ‘Haunter’ and More New Releases

SPEED RACERS — Director Ron Howard dives into the world of Formula One racing with Rush, specifically the 1976 rivalry between British playboy James Hunt (Chris Hemsworth) and well-to-do German upstart Niki Lauda (Daniel BrΓΌhl). It’s a high-octane racing film that also gives a strong sense of …

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