Metacritic Features and Reports: Movies

  1. 2012 Winter Movie Report: Highlights and Lowlights

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    Published: March 6, 2012
    We reveal the best and worst films of 2012 so far, and examine how this winter compares to recent years. (There's even some good news.)
  2. 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.
  3. DVD Release Calendar: March 2012

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    Published: March 3, 2012
    March's top DVD releases include two of last year's best-reviewed dramas, season 1 of "Game of Thrones," the first U.S. release of a Japanese cult classic, David Fincher's take on "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo," and more.
  4. Film Friday: This Week's Movie News and New Trailers

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    Published: March 2, 2012
    Watch all of the week's new trailers--including new looks at "The Avengers," "Piranha 3DD," and upcoming films by Tim Burton and Richard Linklater--find out more about Ridley Scott's "Prometheus," and get a recap of the latest movie news.
  5. Spring Movie Preview: 25 Key Films (and 75 Others)

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    Published: March 1, 2012
    We look at 25 key films arriving in theaters over the next two months, from "The Hunger Games" to "The Cabin in the Woods" to a buzz-generating action film from Indonesia. But we didn't stop there; you'll find dates and descriptions for 100 films in all.
  6. 2012 Oscars: Winners, Analysis, and Reviews

    2012 Oscars: Winners, Analysis, and Reviews Image
    Published: February 27, 2012
    What did critics think of this year's Oscar telecast? How accurate were the experts and Metacritic users in predicting the winners? Find out inside, where we also have a complete list of winners at the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
  7. Six Picks for the Week of February 27-March 4

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    Published: February 26, 2012
    This week, NBC tries to perk up Thursday nights with "Awake," while Tim and Eric move to the big screen, the Secret Policeman's Ball crashes America, and TV's best annual event goes online for the first time. Those picks, plus "The Wall" as a brick, and more, inside.
  8. Film Friday: This Week's Movie News and New Trailers

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    Published: February 24, 2012
    This week, watch new clips and trailers for Pixar's "Brave," "The Wrath of the Titans," "American Reunion," "Bully," and more, and get a concise recap of major developments in the film world from the past seven days.
  9. Final 2012 Oscar Predictions from Experts and Users

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    Published: February 23, 2012
    Why wait until Sunday to find out this year's Academy Award winners when you can speculate about them today? We've compiled the consensus picks of 45 industry experts as well as over 2,000 Metacritic users to determine the likely winners in all 24 Oscar categories.
  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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