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Gone and Definitely Forgotten: 15 Films You Probably Forgot Came Out...

Wow, we're already a month into 2012. Can you believe it? Hell, it seems like yesterday when we were looking forward to the New Year. Now, we're already 1/12 of the way done with it!  Despite how fast it feels at the current moment, years are actually pretty damn long.  Because of this, it's pretty easy to forgot about mediocre films.  A year after the fact, I always gawk in amazement that certain films came out the year previously.  It seemed like such a long time ago, yet it's only been twelve months.  Below is fifteen of these films, the unsung losers of 2011.  They may not be bad...but they are certainly forgetable.  

Know Your Oscar Films: The King’s Speech

King George VI consults the only man he can to solve his problem in Tom Hooper's historical drama.

The Best Picture Nominees Legoized

A harrowing story of a hiker stuck under a rock, forced to mortally harm himself to escape.  The story of a devoted ballerina slowly going insane.  The story of a teenage girl out on the path of revenge.  The story of a boxer rising through the ranks as his family suffers hardship.  The story of a girl venturing through the Ozarks, or about a man coping with his wife's death via dreams.  Seems like horrifying subject material, does it not?  Well, in Lego form, it's the funniest thing ever!

Predicting the 83rd Annual Academy Awards Nominations – Part 3

Tis the season to give people tiny gold statues.  Whether you have realized it or not, Oscar season is upon us all.  It's one of the biggest events in the movie industry because, regardless of the worth that these trophies have on swaying the average moviegoer to watch a film, it certainly does wonders to ones resume.  So stand up and prepare your acceptance speech; we're going on a journey.  We will explore the best and brightest that this year had to offer, from Oscar bait to crowdpleasing blockbusters, we got em' all.  And, if we're lucky, we may just be able pluck up the noble few who will be lucky enough to grace the historic Kodak Theater.  From Best Picture to Best SFX, we're running down who we think may find themselves with Oscar gold come February 27.  Without furthur ado, here's TMP's predictions of the 83rd Annual Academy Award nominees and winners!


Check out Part 1 and Part 2.

Predicting the 83rd Annual Academy Awards Nomiations – Part 1

Tis the season to give people tiny gold statues.  Whether you have realized it or not, Oscar season is upon us all.  It's one of the biggest events in the movie industry because, regardless of the worth that these trophies have on swaying the average moviegoer to watch a film, it certainly does wonders to ones resume.  So stand up and prepare your acceptance speech; we're going on a journey.  We will explore the best and brightest that this year had to offer, from Oscar bait to crowdpleasing blockbusters, we got em' all.  And, if we're lucky, we may just be able pluck up the noble few who will be lucky enough to grace the historic Kodak Theater.  From Best Picture to Best SFX, we're running down who we think may find themselves with Oscar gold come February 27.  Without furthur ado, here's TMP's predictions of the 83rd Annual Academy Award nominees and winners!

Jumpcut #4: Movies To Look Out For In 2011

Jordan Maison, Jarod Warren, and Blake Penfield start the year off right by letting you know what movies they're looking forward to most in 2011. They'll touch on the recently dispelled rumors about 'Uncharted' and give you their take on 'Black Swan', 'The Kings Speech', and Jordan's all time favorite - 'Suckerpunch'.

It Is What It Is, with The Jackass! Episode 210:From First...

It’s another episode of It Is What It Is, and B.C. is talking Rambo! This week on IiWiIJA, B.C. talks the Rambo franchise as he...