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Mad Max's Weekend Movie Guide: 'Star Trek Into Darkness' & More

"Spock, I do not know too much about these little Tribbles yet, but there is one thing that I have discovered. I like them … better than I like you." –Dr. McCoy, "Star Trek" (1967)

Greetings from the apocalypse! The trouble with Tribbles is not how cute they are but how much they multiply, or in the case of "Star Trek Into Darkness," the silly plot point for which they cameo. That's the only thing I'll spoil from that movie (besides that it stinks), but luckily there's some sweet alternatives this week that boldly go where no J.J. Abrams movie has gone before … coherence. Get More »

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New on DVD and Blu-ray: 'Cloud Atlas' and More

Tom Hanks and Halle Berry in "Cloud Atlas" Warner Bros.

This week: Tom Hanks and Halle Berry play several different characters over many lifetimes in the beyond-ambitious time-traversing think piece "Cloud Atlas," written and directed by the Wachowski siblings and Tom Tykwer.

Also new this week is horror icon Leatherface's return in the sequel "Texas Chainsaw 3D," Charlie Sheen in Roman Coppola's comedy "A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III" and a new mastered-in-4K Blu-ray of "Ghostbusters" that is optimized for Ultra HD TVs. Get More »

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Enter to Win a Randomly Great 'A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III' Giveaway

Do you ever get that indescribable feeling where you don't know exactly what it is you're experiencing, but you know that it's straight-up awesome?

That's how we feel about "A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III," the new indie featuring Charlie Sheen, Bill Murray, a ton of cameos and a boatload of randomness. We mean, really — the main poster art for the film is a half-peeled banana. What does it even mean, man?

We may not totally get the movie, but here's something we do know: You want this prize pack. To celebrate the film's opening, NextMovie is happy to present the chance to give away some goodies from the film.

One lucky winner who enters via email between now and 2 p.m. Monday, February 11, 2013 will win a teaser poster for the movie and a t-shirt with a graphic designed by Charles White III, the designer that Charlie Sheen's character in the movie is based on.

To enter, just shoot us an email at and include your name, address, and birthdate and be sure to copy and paste the following statement:

"By sending this email, I accept and agree to: (1) the Official Rules of the 'A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III' Giveaway and (2) MTV Networks’, a division of Viacom International Inc., Terms of Use and Privacy Policy."

The contest runs from now until 2 p.m. ET on Monday, January 28, 2013. Entrants must be at least 17 years old and reside in the U.S. Click here for complete rules and further details.

As an added bonus, all entrants will be signed up for the fun and useful Buzzcorn newsletter. As a Buzzcorn subscriber, you'll receive weekly updates on the hottest releases and loads more free s#!t from the world of movies.

Good luck!

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February Movie Math: It All Adds Up to What You Want to See

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Your mother always told you that math would be important someday, and we're here to validate her. Call it better living through arithmetic, but we believe simple math can help you decide which new movies coming out in February are for you.

Oh, and did we mention there are no actual numbers involved? It's like "Moneyball," but for movie-loving dummies.

So if you'd like a glimpse at what the cinema can offer you on this most romantic of months, read on for your latest lesson in Movie Math. Get More »

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Get a Glimpse of the 'Charles Swan III' Trailer

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Are you ready to tumble down the rabbit hole that is Charlie Sheen's brain?

The tabloid superstar is poised to make something of a "Being John Malkovich"-style comeback as he looks to be playing a gonzo version of himself (sort of, or something) in Roman Coppola's surrealist comedy, "A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III." Get More »

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Bill Murray Takes a Glimpse Inside 'Charles Swan'

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Bill Murray certainly likes that Coppola clan.

The "Get Low" star, who earned an Oscar nomination for his performance in writer-director Sofia Coppola's "Lost in Translation," has signed on to appear in her older brother's new film, "A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III," according to Variety.

Mary Elizabeth Winstead ("The Thing," "Scott Pilgrim vs. the World") and Patricia Arquette (TV's "Medium") have also joined the cast, which already includes Charlie Sheen, Jason Schwartzman, Aubrey Plaza and Katheryn Winnick. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: Variety

Charlie Sheen Wins the Role of 'Charlie Swan'

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For Charlie Sheen, there is both life and art after a complete and total public meltdown.

The troubled (to say the least) star looks to be taking at least the first couple of steps toward a career comeback as he's signed on for a lead role in "A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charlie Swan III," according to Variety.

Art imitates life somewhat in "Glimpse," which follows a successful graphic designer whose fame, money and charm have made him irresistible to women. But when his girlfriend breaks up with him, his life goes spiraling down the drain. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: Variety
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