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  1. The Best and Worst Movies of 2012

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    Published: January 7, 2013
    Inside, you'll find our final rankings of the best and worst films of the past year, overall and by individual genre.
  2. This Week in Metacritic: Picks for January 7-13

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    Published: January 6, 2013
    Our expanded weekly report previews the week ahead in entertainment, with a look at the top movie, music, TV, and video game picks this week.
  3. Midseason TV: A Guide to New & Returning Shows

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    Published: January 4, 2013
    Is your DVR empty? Our complete guide to midseason's new and returning shows highlights the best that broadcast and cable networks have to offer in the coming months, from the Kevin Bacon drama "The Following" to FX's newcomer "The Americans," plus the return of "Arrested Development," "Girls," "Downton Abbey," "Justified," and much more.
  4. Midseason TV Premiere Calendar

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    Published: January 2, 2013
    Get a full schedule of all new and returning shows premiering in early 2013.
  5. DVD Release Calendar: January 2013

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    Published: January 1, 2013
    The month ahead brings crowd-pleasing movies ranging from "Taken 2" to "Looper," potential Oscar contenders such as "Searching for Sugar Man," and the latest season of acclaimed TV shows like "Justified" and "Downton Abbey." Get a full schedule of January's DVD and Blu-ray releases inside.
  6. The Best Videogames of 2012

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    Published: December 31, 2012
    As our Best of 2012 series continues, we reveal the year's best video games for each platform.
  7. Quarterly Report: The 25 Best Wii Games

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    Published: December 31, 2012
    Our Quarterly Reports provide a handy list of the 25 best games for each platform, both for the current year so far and for all time. Here are the best games available for the Wii.
  8. The Best Albums of 2012

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    Published: December 21, 2012
    Sure, it's no surprise that Frank Ocean had the best-reviewed album of 2012. But which other releases filled out our top 40? Get the full list inside ... and check out the year's worst-reviewed albums, too.
  9. The Best iPhone and iPad Games of 2012

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    Published: December 20, 2012
    Find out which iOS titles finished the year as 2012's best in our annual look at the top games for Apple mobile devices.
  10. The Freshman 15: 2012's Best Debut Albums

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    Published: December 18, 2012
    It's time for our annual list of the best debut albums of the year. This year's roster is led by UK singer-songwriter Jessie Ware, but features artists from across Europe and North America. Spotify users can even listen to most of the albums on the list.
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