Metacritic Features and Reports: 6 Picks

  1. Six Picks for the Week of March 28-April 3

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    Published: March 27, 2011
    This week brings two promising new cable dramas, an intriguing sci-fi film that is already receiving good reviews, and the second album from a heralded indie band. Get all of this week's picks inside.
  2. Six Picks for the Week of March 21-27

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    Published: March 20, 2011
    From "Sucker Punch" to the launch of the Nintendo 3DS to a new Strokes album to HBO's Emmy-baiting new miniseries, there's something for just about everyone this week.
  3. Six Picks for the Week of March 14-20

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    Published: March 13, 2011
    This week, Pee-wee Herman plays Broadway (by way of HBO), while Simon Pegg and Nick Frost encounter an alien sounding just like Seth Rogen. Find out what else the next few days have in store in our latest installment of 6 Picks.
  4. Six Picks for the Week of March 7-13

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    Published: March 6, 2011
    This week, a classic fairy tale gets the Twilight treatment, Los Angeles gets destroyed, and R.E.M. sounds like R.E.M. once again. Find out more about what's happening this week in entertainment inside this week's 6 Picks.
  5. Six Picks for the Week of February 28-March 6

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    Published: February 27, 2011
    This week, Johnny Depp gets animated, Matt Damon gets adjusted, and Lykke Li gets some. Plus, travel back to the 1980s in a new comedy, go on tour with Kevin Smith, and do business with Jose Canseco.
  6. Six Picks for the Week of February 21-27

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    Published: February 20, 2011
    Last year's best films are celebrated not once but twice, and while this week's new films probably won't be celebrated at all, they could offer solid, escapist fare. Prefer to take matters into your own hands? Two new shooters hit the market on Tuesday.
  7. Six Picks for the Week of February 14-20

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    Published: February 13, 2011
    A new sci-fi movie, a bad-ass fighting game, and a computer that thinks it can win on Jeopardy!? Those are just three of our picks for the upcoming week.
  8. Six Picks for the Week of February 7-13

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    Published: February 6, 2011
    Now that you've recovered from Puppy Bowl weekend, it's time to celebrate another week of entertainment. Our picks this week include two cop shows with terrific reviews, a limited-release comedy with an excellent cast, and a new album featuring some of the catchiest indie music around.
  9. Six Picks for the Week of January 31-February 6

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    Published: January 30, 2011
    Thanks to a certain Super Bowl, it may not be the biggest entertainment week of the year, but the next seven days do bring some interesting music releases, a new Chris Elliott show, and a special big-budget episode of "Glee" that's sure to thrill.
  10. Six Picks for the Week of January 24-30

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    Published: January 23, 2011
    This week brings an unlikely creature feature starring two '80s pop stars, a great new videogame sequel, and the return of animated spy show Archer.
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