Kerry Washington Inspires in CONFIRMATION [Blu-Review]
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Kerry Washington Inspires in CONFIRMATION [Blu-Review]

During the weekend between the two political conventions, I viewed Confirmation, the HBO Films dramatization of an earlier politically-charged time. Kerry Washington produced and acted…

Fantasia Festival 2016: Addison Timlin Shines in LITTLE SISTER
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Fantasia Festival 2016: Addison Timlin Shines in LITTLE SISTER

  25 year old Philadelphia native (the best city in the world, of course), Addison Timlin, first appeared on my radar as the sweet and…

Salute Your Shorts: The Live Action Oscar Shorts
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Salute Your Shorts: The Live Action Oscar Shorts

The older I get, the less folks around me give a shit about the Oscars. And, I mean, I kinda get it. But, still, every…

45 YEARS: Scenes from a Marriage
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45 YEARS: Scenes from a Marriage

Director Andrew Haigh’s 45 Years moves at an overly sedate pace as it introduces spouses Geoff (Tom Courtenay) and Kate (Charlotte Rampling), stuck in the…

CREED Goes The Distance
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CREED Goes The Distance

In Rocky, Sylvester Stallone created one of American cinema’s most indelible icons, and managed to put a little genuine heart and levity into the doom…

PODCAST: ‘Riding in Cars with Boy(s)’ -Ep. 175: MY ALL AMERICAN
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PODCAST: ‘Riding in Cars with Boy(s)’ -Ep. 175: MY ALL AMERICAN

 

SPOTLIGHT: The Enormous Power Of Small Fimmaking
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SPOTLIGHT: The Enormous Power Of Small Fimmaking

In the mid-seventies, a single mother and her children are being quietly consulted at a Boston police station. They have come to the police in…

POTW: IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT – Investigating The Racist South
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POTW: IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT – Investigating The Racist South

In 1967, in the fictional small town of Sparta, Mississippi, the summer is producing the kind of punishing nights that don’t allow for sleep. Officer…

MACBETH Advanced Review: A Talking Heads Review With My English Teacher Wife. Things Get Analytical.
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MACBETH Advanced Review: A Talking Heads Review With My English Teacher Wife. Things Get Analytical.

Macbeth was released in the UK on the 2nd October. The US will have to wait until the 4th December. William Shakespeare! His name alone…

PODCAST: ‘Riding in Cars with Boy(s)’ -Ep. 169: COMING HOME
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PODCAST: ‘Riding in Cars with Boy(s)’ -Ep. 169: COMING HOME