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  1. Ranked: The Best and Worst Vampire Movies of the Past 30 Years

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    Published: June 28, 2010
    While it's unlikely that this week's "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" will merit consideration on our list, here are the ten movies it would have to beat out to be considered the top vampire film since 1980. We've added five additional vampire movies from the other end of the quality spectrum, but there aren't any "Twilight" films among them ... yet.
  2. Six Picks for the Week Ahead in Entertainment

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    Published: June 28, 2010
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  3. Ranked: The Best and Worst Iraq/Afghanistan War Films

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    Published: June 25, 2010
    This week sees the release of the latest big screen look the Afghanistan conflict, "Restrepo." How does the new film compare to previous movies about the two wars? We rank the best and worst.
  4. Film Friday: The Week’s Biggest Movie News and New Trailers

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    Published: June 25, 2010
    Our weekly roundup of news about upcoming films is loaded with new trailers, including the first looks at the Bruce Willis-starring "Red," Seth Rogen's take on "The Green Hornet," the upcoming comedy sequel "Little Fockers," and the George Clooney-starring "The American."
  5. Adam Sandler: All Films Considered

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    Published: June 23, 2010
    Can an actor become a box office success without ever making a good movie? Adam Sandler -- whose new comedy "Grown Ups" arrives this week -- may fall into that category, if you ask critics. Of course, fans find plenty to like about his work. We pick some of Sandler's best and worst films to date.
  6. Tom Cruise: All Films Considered

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    Published: June 22, 2010
    It wasn't so long ago that Tom Cruise -- the star of this week's "Knight and Day" -- was a huge box office draw. We look back at his career to find the actor's best and worst films.
  7. Six Picks for the Week Ahead in Entertainment

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    Published: June 20, 2010
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  8. Film Friday: The Week's Biggest Movie News and New Trailers

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    Published: June 18, 2010
    Our weekly roundup of film news includes the first trailers for Sofia Coppola's new film "Somewhere," Mark Romanek's "Never Let Me Go," and the latest installment in the "Chronicles of Narnia" series, plus news about a "Wizard of Oz" prequel and "X-Men: First Class."
  9. Pixar vs. DreamWorks Animation: Comparing the CGI Giants

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    Published: June 16, 2010
    This week's "Toy Story 3" is Pixar's 11th feature film, and the animation house has established a remarkable record with its 10 previous releases. How does Pixar's biggest competitor, DreamWorks Animation, stack up?
  10. Ranked: The Best and Worst Westerns of the Past 25 Years

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    Published: June 15, 2010
    "Jonah Hex" (opening Friday) is, among other things, a western -- a genre that seems uncommon these days. But the past 25 years have seen a number of great examples of the genre, as well as a failure or two. Find out which westerns made our list(s).
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