Kara Swisher

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Viral Video: "Conan the Barbarian" Gets a Non-Arnold Remake

BoomTown is an unrepentant fan of the Arnold Schwarzenegger School of Bad Acting and BIg Swords, so I am a little nervous to see this summer’s remake of 1982’s classic schlockfest, “Conan the Barbarian.”

Can anyone reach Arnold’s stellar level of so-bad-it’s-good acting? I think not!

In any case, here’s the trailer for the new movie, with one for the original right below it:

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Nobody was excited about paying top dollar for a movie about WikiLeaks. A film about the origins of Pets.com would have done better.

— Gitesh Pandya of BoxOfficeGuru.com comments on the dreadful opening weekend box office numbers for “The Fifth Estate.”