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January 3, 2014

Yearly Ketchup: The Most Rotten Stories of 2013 Opens in new window

Our review of the top stories (by month) of 2013 started last week with the Fresh Developments (and biggest stories), and this week, we have the "Rotten Ideas" of the year. Included in the mix are dozens and dozens of remakes, as well as a few sequels, and we say good-bye to talents like Paul Walker, James Gandolfini, and Hayao Miyazaki. More...

October 24, 2013

John Ridley Writing Ben-Hur Remake Opens in new window

The "12 Years a Slave" writer has come aboard Timur Bekmambetov's new version of the classic. More...

August 19, 2013

Timur Bekmambetov in Talks to Direct MGM's Ben-Hur Remake Opens in new window

Serious chutzpah all the way around. More...

January 15, 2013

MGM Planning New Ben-Hur Opens in new window

A plan fraught with peril. More...

April 7, 2008

Charlton Heston's Most Memorable Performances Opens in new window

With his classically chiseled looks and basso profundo speaking voice, Charlton Heston was an icon of old-school Hollywood. In remembrance of Heston, Rotten Tomatoes has compiled a short list of some of Heston's most famous and memorable performances. More...

April 7, 2008

Charlton Heston: 1924-2008 Opens in new window

Charlton Heston has passed away at the age of 84. More...

June 22, 2007

AFI Announces Top 100 Movies of All Time ... Again Opens in new window

Ten years ago the AFI gave us a list of the Top 100 American Films Ever Made -- and when that was done they churned out 15 other lists every few years. And then last night they updated the Top 100 ... I guess because they ran out of lists. More...

November 30, 2006

Critical Consensus: "Nativity" Is Too Safe; "Turistas" Not Worth Trip Opens in new window

This week at the movies, we've got a new take on the first Noel ("The Nativity Story," starring Keisha Castle-Hughes), endangered Americans in Brazil ("Turistas," starring Melissa George), and a hard partying expat ("Van Wilder: The Rise of Taj," starring Kal Penn). What do the critics have to say? More...

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