The Top 10 Action Movies of 2018

For decades, action movies ran Hollywood. They were critically derided populist money-movers—the productions that kept the studio lights on. These days, superhero movies, the flashier and sillier and nerdier stepchild of action movies, play that role. Action movies are an afterthought. Four of 2018’s highest-grossing movies were superhero movies. Meanwhile, with one major exception, all […]

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The Best Movies of 2018

Movies are changing rapidly. Superhero stories are evolving. Documentaries are booming. Netflix is democratizing—or destroying, depending on your point of view—the movie experience. But it’s also committing resources to some of the most unlikely, fascinating films of the year—one of which made this list, composed by Sean Fennessey and Adam Nayman. Here’s that and nine […]

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Comcast Signs On as Movies Anywhere’s First Pay-TV Partner

Comcast’s Xfinity Digital Store has joined digital movie-collection service Movies Anywhere, with the cable giant becoming its seventh digital retail partner — and first pay-television partner. For its October 2017 launch, Movies Anywhere partnered with four initial retailers: Amazon Prime Video, Google Play, Apple’s iTunes and Walmart’s Vudu. FandangoNow, Fandango’s FandangoNow on-demand video service came aboard this […]

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