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2015 EYG Hall of Fame

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Starting on January 1, 2015, we will be inducting a special group on New Year's Day, every year into the EYG Hall of Fame.

These groups will be special inductees who fall into a general classification.  And it will be inductees who might be overlooked in the normal ballot.

These will be inducted by the EYG brain trust. 

2015 Classification:

Creators

2015 Creator Inductees:

Nolan Bushnell

Ralph H. Baer

Steve Russell

Shingeru Miyamoto

Steve Ditko

Will Eisner

Osamu Tezuka

Congratulations to these innovative, talented individuals for their 2015 induction into the EYG Hall of Fame.

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Our newest cinematic Spider-man is...

Tom HollandAfter an exhaustive search filled with rumors and speculation, Marvel Studios and Sony Entertainment have announced today officially that the new Peter Parker/Spider-man who will be taking up residence in the Marvel Cinematic Universe will be Tom Holland.After months of uncertainty, the new Spider-man has been…See More
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Today, I spent a couple of hours in my local theater watching a classic in horror, Steven Spielberg's Jaws.   What a great time it was.This month is the 40th anniversary of the release of the movie and to celebrate, Fathom is playing Jaws in certain special showings (much like they have done for several other classic movies over the years.)  The interest in the movie was still very high as my theater was packed (perhaps it had something to do with Father's Day). Jaws is the story of a giant…See More
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"I wasn't sure what to expect from Dope.  I went into it not knowing much about it except what little I saw in the trailers.  And what I saw, I really liked. Malcolm (Shameik Moore) is a young African American geek, fan of 90s hip hop…"
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"Some people are just rude. Case in point, I went to the theater today to see the new biopic, Love & Mercy, focused on Brian Wilson, the creative genius behind the Beach Boys, and there was this woman who did not enjoy the film very much. …"
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"Pixar found the magic. The most recent Pixar movies had not been up to the previous ones.  Brave, Cars 2, Monsters University were successful, but, to me, they just did not match some of the other films (notably Toy Story 1-3, Up, The…"
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"I really like Chris Pratt.  He was perfect as Star-Lord in Guardians of the Galaxy.  Without him, the new Jurassic World film would be considerably less entertaining.  Set 20 years after Jurassic Park, the original film, Jurassic…"
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"I enjoyed the original Insidious movie quite a bit while not liking the second "chapter" at all.  So now, the filmmakers have made the third film in the series, this time a prequel, entitled Insidious Chapter 3.  I would say that…"
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"I was looking at my AMC app on the cell phone the other day and I spotted a film that was coming to the theater that I had not heard of before.  It was listed as AMC Independent.  This was welcome news as I envisioned seeing great indy…"
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"When you go into Spy, the newest collaboration between director Paul Feig and star Melissa McCarthy -who were together on Bridesmaids and The Heat, you have some preconceived notions.  One, that this is just going to be another Melissa McCarthy…"
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"I had never watched the HBO series Entourage.  I wondered if that would affect my like or dislike of this movie or whether I would be lost while watching.  Or would I now want to go back and watch this series online somewhere because I had…"
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"Aloha means goodbye...which is what I was saying to the two hours of my life that I lost watching this film. Seriously, this was directed by the same director, Cameron Crowe,  that directed Jerry Maguire and Almost Famous so you would think…"
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David Letterman's Final Night

Tonight... Wednesday, May 20th is the end of an era in late night television.  There hasn't been anything this big since Johnny Carson left the Tonight Show.  The venerable David Letterman, star of the CBS television program, The Late Show, is retiring, stepping aside and tonight's episode is the…See More
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Our newest cinematic Spider-man is...

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