Metacritic Features and Reports: Movies

  1. The Oscar Nominations: Metacritic Users vs. The Experts

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

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    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.
  3. 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.
  4. This Week in Metacritic: The Verdict on "Mass Effect 2", "Edge of Darkness", and More New Releases

    This Week in Metacritic: The Verdict on
    Published: January 27, 2010
    Find out more about the biggest releases in movies, games, music, and TV for the week of January 25-31.
  5. Metacritic's First Annual Movie Studio Report Card

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    Published: January 27, 2010
    Our first-ever film studio assessment evaluates the overall film quality and box office performance for each of the major studios (and many independent distributors) over the past year.
  6. All Films Considered: Harrison Ford

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    Published: January 22, 2010
    With the actor's newest movie, Extraordinary Measures, in theaters this weekend, we take the opportunity to examine his career and his most recent films.
  7. What Are Your Picks for Best Picture?

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    Published: January 21, 2010
    Can Metacritic users do a better job of predicting the Academy Award nominations than the so-called experts? Submit your predictions today.
  8. This Week in Metacritic: The Verdict on Spoon, "Tooth Fairy," "Dark Void," and More New Releases

    This Week in Metacritic: The Verdict on Spoon,
    Published: January 20, 2010
    Find out more about the biggest releases in movies, games, music, and TV for the week of January 18-25.
  9. Golden Globes Recap: Winners and Losers

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    Published: January 18, 2010
    We recap the evening's winners, reveal what the critics are saying about the broadcast, and examine what the Globes tell us about the upcoming Academy Awards.
  10. This Week in Metacritic: The Verdict on "Book of Eli," Vampire Weekend, and More New Releases

    This Week in Metacritic: The Verdict on
    Published: January 13, 2010
    Find out more about the biggest releases in movies, games, music, and TV for the week of January 11-17.
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