Metacritic Features and Reports: Movies

  1. The Verdict on This Weekend's Movies: "Cop Out," "Crazies" and More

    The Verdict on This Weekend's Movies:
    Published: February 25, 2010
    Should you go out to see "Cop Out" this weekend? Is there a better alternative? Get trailers and analysis for each of this week's new films.
  2. The Verdict on This Weekend's Movies: Scorsese vs. Polanski

    The Verdict on This Weekend's Movies: Scorsese vs. Polanski Image
    Published: February 18, 2010
    What should you see this weekend? We compare this weekend's new releases: "Shutter Island" and "The Ghost Writer."
  3. Hail to the Chiefs: Metacritic's Best and Worst President Movies

    Hail to the Chiefs: Metacritic's Best and Worst President Movies Image
    Published: February 12, 2010
    In honor of Presidents' Day Weekend, we elect the best and the worst movies to feature the American president.
  4. The Verdict on This Weekend's Movies: "Valentine's Day," "Wolfman" and More

    The Verdict on This Weekend's Movies:
    Published: February 11, 2010
    What should you see this weekend? We run down this week's new films, including trailers, descriptions, and a summary of reviews.
  5. Predict the Oscar Winners!

    Predict the Oscar Winners! Image
    Published: February 5, 2010
    Can Metacritic users out-guess the experts? Make your Academy Award picks today!
  6. The Verdict on This Weekend's Movies: "From Paris with Love," "Frozen" and More

    The Verdict on This Weekend's Movies:
    Published: February 4, 2010
    Compare this weekend's new film releases, including trailers, descriptions, and a summary of reviews.
  7. The Oscars: How to Predict the Best Picture Winner

    The Oscars: How to Predict the Best Picture Winner Image
    Published: February 4, 2010
    Which film will take home the trophy for best picture? We dig through 10+ years of Oscar history to see if there is a way to predict the winner.
  8. The Oscar Nominations: Metacritic Users vs. The Experts

    The Oscar Nominations: Metacritic Users vs. The Experts Image
    Published: February 2, 2010
    Last month, we asked our users to predict the Academy Award nominees. How did they match up with industry experts?
  9. The Oscar Nominations: Who's In, Who's Out?

    The Oscar Nominations: Who's In, Who's Out? Image
    Published: February 2, 2010
    We run down this year's Academy Award nominations in all 24 categories, and look at which expected nominees were left out.
  10. Sundance Recap: Everything You Need to Know

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    Published: February 1, 2010
    Our recap of the 2010 Sundance Film Festival includes reviews and descriptions of this year's buzz-generating films, and a look at how past years' titles fared when they hit theaters.
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