The Blockbuster chain, which prides itself on running family-oriented video stores, plans to begin converting the Sound Warehouse and Music Plus stores to Blockbuster Music stores this fall. Before the Blockbuster sign goes up, the firm wants Playboy and Penthouse out. We don't carry any movies that are rated X or NC
But for now, these are our picks for the best films of Marvel saves the best for last — at least in terms of this phase of its sprawling cinematic universe — with Avengers: Endgamethe culmination of its decade-plus run of interconnected filmswhich offers not only surprising twists and electric superhero spectacle, but also routine chances for its illustrious cast to actually act. Courtesy of that humane act, Frances —grieving the death of her beloved mom, as well as adjusting to her new Manhattan environs with the help of her wealthy roommate Maika Monroe — nets herself a surrogate mother figure.
We describe a number of interesting parallels between circulating libraries in England circa and video rental stores in the United States circa Both institutions evolved in a similar manner, which suggests that common economic and social forces were at work. Perhaps the histories of these two industries may be helpful in understanding current and future developments in computer- and Internet-related media.
New year, new list. This year at the movies, we watched Anthony Weiner get in trouble again for his inability to keep it in his pants WeinerColin Farrell cruelly blue-balled The Lobsterand Isabelle Huppert pursue her rapist in a way that still has us questioning how to feel about it Elle. But all that sex at the movies isn't necessarily sexy. No, sexy is two people forbidden to love each other having a late-night rendezvous in their dystopian society.
Sign in. R min Drama, Romance. Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.
The intriguing murder mystery paid homage to Total RecallGattaca Niccol's own debut featureand Minority Report with its futuristic advances in technology. In the dystopic world portrayed, a visual record was made of everything that had taken place, via the recorded memories of every individual. That meant the world portrayed disallowed anonymity and privacy, with pop-up IDs for everything.
Sign in. R min Drama, Romance. A female lawyer becomes mesmerized by a self-made millionaire during an encounter in Rio setting off a series of erotic encounters.
The sheer number of new shows on premium TV cable channels - to escape the FCC's rules on indecency, is astonishing. It has become commonplace and frequent to see bare breasts, butts, and some glimpses of genitals and even some full-frontal male views - and these instances are not blurred out. On-screen nudity and sexual scenes have boldly saturated the market. Director David Leitch's formulaic, twisting and complex espionage-thriller and mystery story was - in part - based upon Oni Press's graphic novel series The Coldest City.
More than stores dotted the U. But the arrival of Netflix and entertainment-on-demand stripped the company to the bone and necessitated bankruptcy in Today, only one independently-owned Blockbuster is still operating in Bend, Oregon, a location made viable by a lack of high-speed internet in the surrounding area.