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A.I. Artificial Intelligence

Ours will be a perfect child caught in a freezeframe. A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001) is infamous for its bad ending.  Everyone was ready to head out to their cars, having enjoyed an unfulfilled quest, but the lights came back up and … Continue reading

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The 2013 Academy Awards: Will and Should

And the winner is… This morning, Seth MacFarlane and Emma Stone announced the nominees for the 2013 Academy Awards.  Voting: “Regular awards are presented for outstanding individual or collective film achievements in up to 25 categories. Members from each of the branches vote … Continue reading

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Top 12 Films of 2012

The past year, 2012, was a bit of a colossal disappointment.  It isn’t that the movies were bad or even not good.  In fact, you could probably say that it was one of the best years top-to-bottom ever.  Putting these … Continue reading

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Lincoln

I suppose you’re right.  Actually, I have no idea what you mean by that. There have been biopics that I’ve seen and wondered, “Why did they even make a movie about this guy?”  I’m thinking particularly of Public Enemies (2009) about John … Continue reading

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Catch Me If You Can

I regret to inform you that for the past week, Frank has been teaching Mrs. Glasser’s French class. There aren’t that many movies out there about con men.  The granddaddy of them all has got to be The Sting (1973).  There’s … Continue reading

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