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How movies may make you drink more

May 22nd, 2014 No comments

Alcohol use is often portrayed positively or even glamorized in movies. A new study looks at how alcohol portrayals in movies may affect viewers.

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First 3-D movies of living sperm help doctors select best for IVF

February 11th, 2014 No comments

Now doctors may soon have a new technique to help them sort the good sperm cells from the less viable ones: a tracking system that takes 3-D movies of living sperm. In addition to showing the sperm’s movement and behavior in real time, the novel method simultaneously provides detailed 3-D imaging of the sperm’s form and structure to detect potential infertility-causing anomalies.

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Japan’s Animation Blu-ray Disc Ranking, July 8-14

July 16th, 2013 No comments

Railgun Box sells 7,110; Seitokai Yakuindomo, Kamen Rider W, Azazel-san, Garden of Sinners in top 10

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Senyū Fantasy Comedy BD/DVDs to Bundle 2 More OVAs

July 15th, 2013 No comments

Episodes to be included with 3rd, 4th DVD/Blu-ray volumes out this fall

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Senyū Fantasy Comedy BD/DVDs to Bundle 2 More OVAs

Top 10 Adam Sandler Movies

July 10th, 2013 No comments

Adam Sandler is a comedian like no other! From his beginnings on Saturday Night Live to his successful comedy albums and hilarious movies, his humor knows no bounds! read more

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Study examines placement of tobacco and alcohol brands in movies rated for youth audiences

May 27th, 2013 No comments

( The JAMA Network Journals ) An analysis of top box-office movies released in the United States indicated tobacco brand producer placements in movies have declined since implementation of the Master Settlement Agreement, but alcohol placements, which are subject only to industry self-regulation, have increased in movies rated acceptable for youth audiences, according to a study published Online …

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Older adults benefit from home-based DVD exercise program

March 12th, 2013 No comments

A home-based DVD exercise program for people 65 and older offers clinically significant benefits known to be linked to the maintenance of independent living and the avoidance of disability.

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Thanksgiving movies: A video guide

November 21st, 2012 No comments

Not sure what to see in theaters during the long weekend? Whether it’s “Red Dawn” or “Breaking Dawn,” “Life of Pi” or “Skyfall,” we’ve got the video reviews and trailers to help you decide.

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Thanksgiving movies: A video guide

Clue: The Movie (Blu-ray)

August 3rd, 2012 No comments

Recommended In 10 Words or Less Making a movie from a game works with talented people Reviewer’s Bias* Loves: Madeline Kahn, Tim Curry, Clue Likes: Everyone else in the movie Dislikes: Extra-less Blu-Rays Hates: Missing Kahn The Movie It seems like Clue finds its way before my eyes every now and then, and I remember that it’s one of my favorite movies, starring some of my favorite actors, before …

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3-D movies linked to increased vision symptoms

July 2nd, 2012 No comments

Watching 3-D movies can “immerse” you in the experience -— but can also lead to visual symptoms and even motion sickness, reports a new article.

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