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Frances Ha

I don’t know if I believe anything that I’m saying. There are people out there, you know them, who hate things that are popular.  Like there’s literally nothing on KISS FM that doesn’t make them think that society is slowly … Continue reading

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One, Two, Three

Schlemmer! Writer/director Billy Wilder is known for his ability to bring the best to every genre he takes on, but most of all, he is known for his comedies.  The secret to his other successes may be that he brings his razor-sharp … Continue reading

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Lost In Translation

The good news is the whiskey works. Bob Harris (Bill Murray) is an actor on decline.  He’s in Japan to shoot a commercial (and being paid $2 million dollars for it).  He’s got trouble sleeping.  Charlotte (Scarlett Johansson) is in … Continue reading

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Groundhog Day

I’m a god. I’m not the God, I don’t think. When it comes to consensus favorites, I hold to the following theory: If I like it and most don’t, I’m right and they’re wrong, but if I don’t care for … Continue reading

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This Must Be the Place

“Something’s wrong here.  I don’t know exactly what it is, but it’s something.” You know when a movie ends and you think to yourself, “Wait, what?”  That happened to me after I watched This Must Be the Place (2012).  I thought … Continue reading

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Monkey Business

Anybody can type. Sometimes you need to clean out the ol’ system with a classic farce.  You know what I mean?  Oh, you don’t.  I see.   Let me explain.  In this jolly thing we call “life”, things have a way … Continue reading

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Warm Bodies

There are a lot of ways to get to know someone, though eating her dead ex-boyfriend’s brains is unorthodox. For my second film celebration of Black History Month, I saw a film about people with strange appetites who are prejudiced … Continue reading

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