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Gilmore Girls
Gilmore Girls: One's Got Class and the Other One Dyes Trivia Quiz.
Lorelai, as one of Stars Hollow's successful businesspeople, is asked to give a speech to Stars Hollow High students. She is excited and honored to be asked, but that quickly changes after the students ask her plenty of questions...
Monday Morning Quarterback
Pixels, Paper Towns and Southpaw opened this weekend amidst tragedy in a Louisiana movie theater. The BOP staff discusses the box office stories of the week in Monday Morning Quarterback.

Part One
Part Two

Movie Review: Paper Towns
Romantic head butt.
Paper Towns is an unpleasant and faintly narcissistic experience about two self-involved, overprivileged teens playing mind games...
Comics Weekly
Yes, this graphic novel is real.
And you get a comic! And you get a comic!
Trailer Hitch
Ahhhh! People are recording footage at Comic-Con!
The BOP staff takes a look at the recently released trailers for Batman vs. Superman and Suicide Squad.
Review: Southpaw
With a careful reading, Southpaw emerges as one of the most troubling, twisted narratives presented as part of a mainstream movie in years.
Intermittent Issues
The winner. (Wink.)
We pick up where we left off in Part 1 of our HD wars conversation.
Over There
This might be the greatest movie poster in the history of man.
Our number one film this week is the Chinese smash Monster Hunt.
Overpaid Jerks
2015 Weekly Sports Trivia Quiz
To the delight of possibly dozens of people, here's our sports recap quiz for the 31st week of 2015.
The 400-Word Review: Pixels
Just stomp it. Stomp it!
I’m not sure that anyone has ever, or will ever, write even 400 words on the merits of Pixels.
Weekend Wrap-Up
Man, this suit is tight.
There were three more original openers and once again, we didn't have much to party about at the box office this weekend.
It's Always Sunny
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Season 7 Trivia Quiz
In addition to running a children's beauty pageant and having the Jersey Shore vacation from hell, the gang goes back to high school for their reunion...
Friday Box Office Analysis
Man, we really had some terrible video games back in the day.
With an underwhelming $9.2 million, Adam Sandler’s Pixels leads a weaker-than-expected Friday at the box office.
The Big Picture
Recent & upcoming films, awards and, if we're lucky, home phone numbers

July 30, 2015
Career notes, awards, recent and upcoming movies.

Featured today:

Jude Law
Other Updates

Upcoming Releases

This week's question:

Right before one of the many, many times this character dies, she admits that her middle name is Rose.

Your name*:

See last week's answer and winners here.

*So that we can credit you in the List of People who Got it Right.

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Top 5
Marty Doskins's
Top 5 Technological Innovations for Film
  1. THX
  2. Renderman
  3. Technicolor
  4. IMAX rolling loop projector
  5. Sensurround
This Date in Film History

Walt Disney's cartoon Flowers and Trees, the first cartoon produced with the three-strip Technicolor process, is released. Winner of the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film.


Director Peter Bogdanovich (The Last Picture Show, Paper Moon) is born in Kingston, New York.

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