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  1. Six Picks for the Week of May 7-13

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    Published: May 6, 2012
    The week ahead brings the end of "Desperate Housewives," the return of "Dark Shadows," and some great new old music from one of alternative rock's most influential bands. Get all of this week's picks inside.
  2. Six Picks for the Week of April 23-29

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    Published: April 22, 2012
    This week brings new releases from Jack White and Jack Black, a new comedy from the folks behind "Forgetting Sarah Marshall," a serial-killer-hunting Edgar Allan Poe, and more.
  3. Six Picks for the Week of April 9-15

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    Published: April 8, 2012
    This week, the Titanic sinks again while "Cabin in the Woods" finally surfaces. Plus, catch two new promising, female-centered comedies on TV, head out to Coachella, or grab a copy of a quirky new indie game for your Xbox.
  4. Six Picks for the Week of April 2-8

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    Published: April 1, 2012
    This week, Whit Stillman returns to filmmaking and "Titanic" returns to theaters, plus Morgan Spurlock visits Comic-Con, Nicki Minaj reloads, and Kinect owners get to unleash the full power of the force. Get all of this week's picks inside.
  5. 10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for March 2012

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    Published: March 29, 2012
    Looking for something new for your mobile device? We run through the best iOS games released over the past month.
  6. Six Picks for the Week of March 19-25

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    Published: March 18, 2012
    Yes, "Mad Men" is finally back--and so is Kid Icarus--in a week that also features three violent but compelling films from three different countries. Get all of this week's picks inside.
  7. Six Picks for the Week of March 12-18

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    Published: March 11, 2012
    The week ahead brings a new Ashley Judd drama series, the rebirth of "21 Jump Street," and one of the year's most unconventional--but possibly also one of its best--games. Get all of this week's picks inside.
  8. Six Picks for the Week of March 5-11

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    Published: March 4, 2012
    The week ahead brings the end of the Mass Effect trilogy, the beginning of South by Southwest, a new album by Bruce Springsteen, and Julianne Moore's Sarah Palin impersonation. Get all of this week's picks inside.
  9. 10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for February 2012

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    Published: February 28, 2012
    Looking for something new for your mobile device? We run through the best iOS games released over the past month.
  10. Six Picks for the Week of February 20-26

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    Published: February 19, 2012
    The week ahead brings the Oscars, a new gaming console, the first U.S. home video release of a lost sci-fi classic, and more. Get all of the week's picks inside.
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