Metacritic Features and Reports

  1. Six Picks for the Week of February 6-12

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    Published: February 5, 2012
    This week, NBC hopes for a rare "Smash" hit, while Grammy hopefuls get their big night, "The Phantom Menace" gets a third dimension, and gamers get a promising new action-RPG. Get all of this week's picks inside.
  2. Film Friday: This Week's Movie News and New Trailers

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    Published: February 3, 2012
    This week, watch new trailers for "The Hunger Games," Bobcat Goldthwait's "God Bless America," and more, preview the movie-related ads that will be shown during Sunday's Super Bowl, see the world's scariest coffee, and get a quick recap of all of the week's movie news.
  3. DVD Release Calendar: February 2012

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    Published: January 31, 2012
    February's top DVD releases include the year's biggest Oscar nominee ("Hugo"), the second season of "Downton Abbey," critically acclaimed films "Take Shelter" and "Project Nim," a long-lost 1973 sci-fi classic, and more.
  4. 2012 Sundance Film Festival Recap

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    Published: January 30, 2012
    What were the most talked about films at the just-concluded Sundance Film Festival? Inside, we sample the reactions from professional critics to over 40 of the top films from this year's festival.
  5. Music Monday: New Albums, Videos, and Music News

    Music Monday: New Albums, Videos, and Music News Image
    Published: January 30, 2012
    In our weekly column, get a concise recap of last week's music news and a look ahead to this week's new album releases and TV appearances. Plus, watch the week's best new music videos (from Wilco, Sleigh Bells, and more) and get links to stream dozens of just-released songs and albums.
  6. Six Picks for the Week of January 30-February 5

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    Published: January 29, 2012
    This week, Lana Del Rey attempts to make up for that SNL performance, while true amateurs will attempt to showcase their own talents on the return of "The Voice." Also, genre film fans have a pair of new titles to choose from, 2012 finally gets a decent video game, and The Chemical Brothers turn your local multiplex into a rave.
  7. Film Friday: This Week's Movie News and New Trailers

    Film Friday: This Week's Movie News and New Trailers Image
    Published: January 27, 2012
    Get a concise wrap-up of all of the week's film news, and watch new trailers for "Jeff Who Lives at Home," "Mirror Mirror," "Lockout," and more.
  8. 2012 Games Preview: Console and PC Gaming

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    Published: January 26, 2012
    Our 2012 videogame preview concludes with a look at over 60 top titles expected to arrive this year for the 360, PS3, Wii, and PCs, from "Mass Effect 3" to "Halo 4" to a few that don't even have numbers in their titles.
  9. 2012 Games Preview: Handheld Gaming

    2012 Games Preview: Handheld Gaming Image
    Published: January 24, 2012
    Our look ahead to 2012's biggest videogames begins with a preview of major titles expected for the Nintendo 3DS and new PlayStation Vita this year.
  10. 2012 Oscar Nominations: Full List and Analysis

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    Published: January 24, 2012
    Inside, we break down the 84th Annual Academy Award nominations, which were led by Martin Scorsese's "Hugo." What were the biggest snubs, and who are the year's leading frontrunners? Find out inside.
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