97% Ghostbusters Aug 29
25% As Above/So Below Aug 29
36% The November Man Aug 27
98% Starred Up Aug 27
74% The Congress Aug 29

Top Box Office

92% Guardians of the Galaxy $17.2M
20% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $16.7M
38% If I Stay $15.7M
20% Let's Be Cops $10.8M
18% When The Game Stands Tall $8.4M
34% The Expendables 3 $6.5M
32% The Giver $6.4M
46% Sin City: A Dame to Kill For $6.3M
65% The Hundred-Foot Journey $5.3M
20% Into The Storm $3.8M

Coming Soon

—— Innocence Sep 05
—— The Identical Sep 05
—— The Longest Week Sep 05
67% The House of Magic Sep 05
74% God Help the Girl Sep 05

Premieres Tonight

88% The Cosmopolitans: Season One

New Episodes Tonight

100% Defiance: Season 2
100% Garfunkel and Oates: Season 1
89% The Honorable Woman: Season 1
56% Married: Season 1
39% Rush: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
82% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
77% You're the Worst: Season 1

Discuss Last Night's Shows

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
91% The Divide: Season 1
83% Extant: Season 1
—— Franklin & Bash: Season 4
—— Graceland: Season 2
—— Hot in Cleveland: Season 5
58% Legends: Season 1
—— Motive: Season 2
69% Mystery Girls: Season 1
38% Taxi Brooklyn: Season 1
43% Young & Hungry: Season 1

Life 2.0 Reviews

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John Gholson

Life 2.0 cuts deep into its subject of with laser precision, getting right to the emotional heart of the matter, exploring a problem no one had to deal with even ten years ago, in a fascinating and very human way.

Full Review Source: Cinematical

February 10, 2012
Diego Costa
Slant Magazine

For a moment you wonder, or hope, that this will be a film entirely shot in Second Life.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 2/4

June 3, 2011
Mike Hale
New York Times
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"Life 2.0" would have been more interesting and original if it, like its subjects, had dwelled more in the virtual world, and if it had told us more about that world's mechanics and folkways.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3/5

May 19, 2011
Nick Schager
Village Voice
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At once a disturbing vision of escape, a cautious portrait of liberation, and an exploration of authenticity and artificiality, it's a documentary that trades not in absolutes but unsettling ambiguity.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

May 17, 2011
Richard Brody
New Yorker
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[Spingarn-Koff] films computer screens with no borders, as if putting viewers into the graphic creations, while he listens to his obsessives describe the function and emotional power of their created personae.

Full Review Source: New Yorker

May 16, 2011
Justin Chang
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A disturbing but nonjudgmental study of online addiction and the lure of manufactured identities.

Full Review Source: Variety

July 6, 2010
Peter Hartlaub
San Francisco Chronicle
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An honest, fair and quite voyeuristic look into avatars and the real-life humans who control them in Second Life.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle

July 6, 2010
Cynthia Fuchs
Nitrate Online

As Life 2.0 reveals layers of life and experience, you realize that they are not confined to Second Life. These interview subjects describe their experiences, in both Second Life and what they call First Life, that is, Real Life.

Full Review Source: Nitrate Online

May 12, 2010
Peter Keough
Boston Phoenix

Not so much a documentary of an Internet phenomenon as a deconstruction of 21st-century culture, Jason Spingarn-Koff's unsettling film explores the online game Second Life, in which players create avatars to live in a virtual world.

Full Review Source: Boston Phoenix | Original Score: 3.5/4

April 21, 2010
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