Metacritic Features and Reports: Movies

  1. Ranked: Movies Based on Philip K. Dick Stories

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    Published: March 2, 2011
    "The Adjustment Bureau," in theaters Friday, is just one of many movies based on stories by writer Philip K. Dick. We examine Hollywood's fascination with the sci-fi author, from "Blade Runner" to "Impostor."
  2. The 2011 Oscars: Winners, Losers, and Analysis

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    Published: February 28, 2011
    Were there any surprises among last night's Oscar winners? How accurate were expert and user predictions? And just how terrible was the telecast? We have the answers to those questions and more inside our Academy Awards wrap-up.
  3. 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.
  4. DVD Release Calendar: March 2011

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    Published: February 26, 2011
    This month's top DVD releases include several best picture nominees and some of the best TV shows to air during 2010. Pick out a few titles to add to your queue.
  5. Film Friday: This Week's Movie News and New Trailers

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    Published: February 25, 2011
    This week's roundup is filled with new trailers and clips, including the very first look at "The Hangover Part II" and new glimpses of "Battle: Los Angeles," "Source Code," "Sucker Punch," and "Bad Teacher." Plus, get the latest details on the next Bourne film and other upcoming movies.
  6. Final Oscar Predictions Roundup: Experts vs. Users

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    Published: February 24, 2011
    Need help filling out your Oscar pool? As the 83rd Academy Awards ceremony rapidly approaches, we tally the predictions of over three dozen industry experts, and compare them to the picks made by Metacritic users.
  7. The Least Deserving Best Picture Winners Since 1990

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    Published: February 22, 2011
    With this year's Oscars rapidly approaching, we look back at ten best picture winners from the past two decades that seem like questionable choices today, and see which great films were snubbed as a result.
  8. 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.
  9. Film Friday: This Week's Movie News and New Trailers

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    Published: February 18, 2011
    Get another look at "Thor," "Hanna," and "The Adjustment Bureau," and learn about upcoming projects from Martin Scorsese, Shane Black, and more in our latest weekly roundup.
  10. How to Predict the Oscar Winners: 2011 Edition

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    Published: February 15, 2011
    Is there any consistent way to predict the Oscar winners in the biggest categories? We look back at the past decade to see if there are any consistent indicators and what they reveal about this year's contenders.
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