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January Contest Details

30d ago ... Happy New Year, everyone! It's a new year and that means time to celebrate. So we're going to start the New Year off right, but spreading the wealth and making several people happy. *****CONTRIBUTOR CONTEST***** This includes just the news score (not the News Bonus): 1st place: $75 Amazon gift card 2nd place: $50 Amazon gift card 3rd place: $25 Amazon gift card *****COMMENT LOTTERY**...

December Contest Winners

30d ago ... Well the year has ended and that means time to give out our December prizes. *****CONTRIBUTORS***** 1st: Retrospect Realm 2nd: WizzroSupreme 3rd: Crazay Now, for the grand prize of the PS4..... ...Congratulations, Phoceenatic! All winners will be contacted via PM. And be sure to check back later for our January contests.

December Contest Details

62d ago ... As the holiday season rolls around, we set out to make this a special month with a special prize for you guys and gals to compete for this month. Read on for more details. *****COMMENT LOTTERY***** This month Santa has put a bit more into our budget, so we're going to use the opportunity to bring you guys and gals something special. For December, we'll be giving one lucky member a free PS4!...

November Contest Winners

62d ago ... Let's get right down to business. Here are last month's winners for our contests. Congratulations to everyone! *****CONTRIBUTORS***** 1st: Crazay 2nd: Retrospect Realm 3rd: CaptainYesterday *****COMMENT LOTTERY***** Grand Prize: tgruver Runners-up: Soldierone aDDicteD Again, congratulations to everyone. Winners will be contacted by me via PM. And as always, make sure to check...

What's With All The Superheroes On TV?

84d ago ... The abundance of superhero movies should have become all to apparent to anyone who hasn't been living under a rock for the past decade It all started in the 1980's when marvel tested the waters with its tv shows of the Thor, Hulk, Fantastic Four, Batman and a few other of its mainstream characters. That probably did not go as well as expected with the lack of CGI and the "magic" that makes t...

November Contest Details

90d ago ... Whew. I've finally finished moving. I do NOT want to do that again anytime soon. I apologize for the delay on this due to the moving (and any delay on getting back to anybody about anything). Should be all caught up now, though. And on that note, I'm sure everybody wants to know what we have in store for y'all this month. So let's get to it. Actually, before I get to that, a heads up: Next m...

October Contest Winners

90d ago ... Here are the winners for the month of October. CONTRIBUTOR: Crazay ($75 Amazon gift card) RetrospectRealm ($50 Amazon gift card) CaptainYesterday ($25 Amazon gift card) GRAND PRIZE COMMENTER: StarWarsFan (Fire HD Tablet) Congratulations to all our winners this month. And as always, be sure to check back as this month's contests will be going up shortly.

October Contest Details

122d ago ... Another month has passed. Boy where does time go. Well, you all know what that means...time to give away even more cool stuff for free to some lucky members! *****CONTRIBUTOR CONTEST***** We'll be keeping this the same. Top 3 contributors of the month will be rewarded for their effort. This will be decided strictly by the News Score (with New Bonus not counting towards the total to keep the...

September Contest Winners

122d ago ... Here are the list of winners for the month of September: CONTRIBUTOR 1st: Crazay ($75 Amazon gift card) 2nd: RetrospectRealm ($50 Amazon gift card) 3rd: CaptainYesterday ($25 Amazon gift card) COMMENTERS: GrandPrize: cell989 (Hulu Plus subscription) Runners-up (TV season of choice up to $40 value) Defective_Detective alycakes Congratulations to all the winners. Be sure to check...

September Contest Details

152d ago ... A holiday weekend and, most importantly, the start of the 2014 college football season? Hopefully y'all will forgive me for being a day late with this then. But, now that I've managed to pry myself away from the TV long enough (who am I kidding, I have the Miami/Pitt game playing even as I type), let's get to business for the month. *****CONTRIBUTOR CONTEST***** No surprise here. We're goin...

August Contest Winners

152d ago ... Well the month is over, so let's get to giving away some prizes. CONTRIBUTOR: 1st place: Crazay ($75 Amazon gift card) 2nd place: RetrospectRealm ($50 Amazon gift card) 3rd place: CaptainYesterday ($25 Amazon gift card) COMMENT LOTTERY: Grand Prize: DarkBlood Runners-up ($25 Amazon gift card): Foxtrot tgruver Congratulations to everybody who won! Winners will be contacted shor...

August Contest Details

184d ago ... Another month. Another round of contests. This month we're gonna pick it up a bit, though, rather than going with the gift card prizes spread out amongst many. Find out the details below. *****CONTRIBUTOR***** Ok, so I wasn't entirely accurate about the "rather than going with gift card prizes" bit. For contributors this month, we'll still be doing our usual. Kinda. To reward those that...

July Contest Winners

184d ago ... Congratulations to everyone who won this month! You can find the list below. All winners will be contacted by me via PM. CONTRIBUTORS: Crazay ($75 Amazon gift card) RetrospectRealm ($50 Amazon gift card) darklordzor ($25 Amazon gift card) COMMENT LOTTERY: tgruver ($50 Amazon gift card) Porcelain Chicken ($50 Amazon gift card) Hergula ($25 Amazon gift card) dota2champion ($25 Amazon...

July Contest Details

213d ago ... We're going to keep things rolling with spreading the wealth around here. Nothing fancy this month as we seek to reward all of our loyal members. *****CONTRIBUTOR CONTEST***** This month we're extending the love here and giving away prizes to the top 3 contributors of the month. 1st: $75 Amazon gift card 2nd: $50 Amazon gift card 3rd: $25 Amazon gift card *****COMMENT LOTTERY****...

June Contest Winners

213d ago ... We have the winners in for last month. You can check them out below. *****CONTRIBUTOR***** 1st: Crazay (75) 2nd: RetrospectRealm (50) 3rd: Alxe (25) *****COMMENTS***** The Saint (50) aDDicteD (50) Soldierone (25) SilentNegotiator (25) Congratulations to all!

FireTV on TechSpy

240d ago ... Here's something interesting for all you FilmWatchers. As FilmWatchers, we all love our movies and TV. As such, I'm sure most of us have some sort of streaming device/digital media player as one of our outlets to sate our hunger for TV and films. One such device that's popular right now is the recently released Fire TV from Amazon. Over on our sister site, Techspy, Syko has posted a couple o...

June Contest Details

244d ago ... With the big summer movie season upon us, we're going to keep it simple this month and let all you movie lovers choose your own prizes to enjoy this movie season. As such, this month we'll be giving away a bunch of cash to all of our winners. *****CONTRIBUTOR CONTEST***** This month we're extending the love here and giving away prizes to the top 3 contributors of the month. 1st: $75 Ama...

May Contest Winners

244d ago ... Congratulations to this month's winners! CONTRIBUTOR: 1st: Crazay 2nd: RetrospectRealm COMMENT LOTTERY: Grand Prize winner - Simon_Brezhnev Runners up: Alxe Porcelain Chicken aDDicteD Again, congrats to all and be sure to check out this month's contests for more chances to win cool prizes.

Cold in July Review

254d ago ... Cold in July is a new crime thriller from director Jim Mickle and stars Michael C. Hall, Sam Shepard, and Don Johnson. It's a dark and sometimes violent indie neo-noir movie, and it's pretty good. It's about a rather timid man named Richard (Hall) who shoots a burglar in his home in self defense, and, consequently, becomes stalked by the burglar's ex-convict father (Shepard) bent on revenge....

Enemy Review

254d ago ... Enemy, the new movie from Denis Villeneuve, director of last year's Prisoners, is mysterious, weird, menacing, and kind of fantastic. It stars Jake Gyllenhaal, also the star of Prisoners, as a depressed, unfulfilled history professor who does not seem to do anything but give lectures and have a casual fling with Mary, played by Melanie Laurent. One night, he discovers he has a doppleganger...