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Recommended Movies on BluRay/DVD for Christmas

The time for this post was probably on Thursday, so I’ll have to cater to the more discerning (and semi-procrastinating) holiday shopper.  Lucky for you, DVDs and BluRays are far less likely to sell out than a 60″ television at … Continue reading

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Zodiac

Dear Editor, this is the Zodiac speaking. When I sing someone’s praises, which I’m often too quick to do, I feel obliged to check up on them.  Well, I’ve sung director David Fincher’s praises a couple of times and had … Continue reading

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Women As People in Film (Part II)

This is “Part II,” which is the sequel to “Part I.” Historical Point Speaking of actresses, why don’t I give you my Top 10. Katharine Hepburn, Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor, Bette Davis, Cate Blanchett, Meryl Streep, Emma Thompson, Myrna Loy, and Jodie Foster.  When we’re talking “all-time”, you’re … Continue reading

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo: English vs. Swedish Films

Hold still, or it’ll get messy. What is good?  More to the point, what is better?  I’ve now seen the English and Swedish versions of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2004) without reading the book.  Presumably, at some point I … Continue reading

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