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#1 Posted by HisDudeness (262 posts) -

After the demise of Screened as I loved it, I found myself completely lost in the field of film blogs or websites. If you know some good ones, illuminate me please.

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#2 Posted by Little_Socrates (5844 posts) -

I would recommend Spill.com, but don't send them gifts. Ever.

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#3 Posted by GnomeonFire (1056 posts) -

@Little_Socrates said:

I would recommend Spill.com, but don't send them gifts. Ever.

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#4 Edited by DarthOrange (4178 posts) -

The IGN movies team is awesome, and their podcast is fantastic. 

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#9 Posted by Bane122 (964 posts) -


Been going there since '97 or so. It's more of a news site, though, they don't really do articles and videos like Screened used to.

I actually really miss Screened for that stuff.

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#11 Posted by csl316 (13799 posts) -
The IGN movies team is awesome, and their podcast is fantastic. 
Yep, been my go to site before Screened. Now it's my only movie site, really.
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#12 Posted by SupremeConstant (28 posts) -

FilmJunk.com along with the weekly podcast on itunes(also can listen right on the site)

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#14 Posted by johncallahan (848 posts) -

I was about to make a topic asking this very thing. Thanks for beating me to the punch. I've always liked Badass Digest, always avoided IGN because of the bad rap they get on the games end of things. May check them out now.

Still nothing will ever replace Rorie and Alex. God I miss Screened.

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#15 Posted by gamefreak9 (2877 posts) -

Um depends what you want it for. I generally use IMDB for an approximate gauge. After watching the top 250 it just keeps recommending films, not sure how their algorithm works but its generally right on.

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#16 Posted by jakob187 (22920 posts) -

Every time people talk about how shitty the new Screened is, it just makes me REALLY fucking miss Alex and Rorie over there. That place was fun, the video content was great and interesting, and the podcasts were good and inconsistently released.

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#17 Posted by DrPockets000 (2877 posts) -


I write for this one, but that's not the reason you should go. They have a very unique ratings system that uses beers instead of stars, with more beers meaning a worse movie. Not a lot of blogging or editorials, but it's a fun one to visit regardless.

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#21 Posted by dalin88 (27 posts) -

@DrPockets000: is free?

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#22 Posted by Geralt (421 posts) -

I tried spill.com and there's a little too much jive talking in their podcast for my taste.

Rorie himself recommended David Poland on Movie City News blog. No podcast though.

Also tried "Doug love Movies" podcast and it was a game show with celebrities or some kind.

It's tough out there, man. I feel you.

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#24 Posted by DelroyLindo (387 posts) -

worstpreviews.com is worth going to just to read the comments section. The whole community (especially around 5 regulars) are just complete cunts in every respect.

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#25 Posted by DrPockets000 (2877 posts) -

@dalin88: uh...yeah?