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02.05.2013 | | Posted at 08:48 AM
By David Luhrssen
  Petra Haden likes the sound of movies as much as the vision; drawn to the emotional artistry of movie scores, the vocalist recorded an album of familiar themes from various films. Petra Goes to the Movies (released by Anti- records) runs the gamut from art house (8 ½) to multiplex (Superman), classics (Taxi Driver) to more recent releases (Social Network). Most of Petra is purely ...
07.26.2010 | | Posted at 09:32 AM

Classic Clint on Blu-ray

By David Luhrssen
A barely perceptible silhouette crawls forward on the trail, a slight shadow on the face of the rocky desert. The silhouette is a horseman at the onset of For A Few Dollars More and the only sounds are the absent-minded humming and jangling of the distant rider�until a rifle shot cracks the stillness and the tiny silhouette collapses. The perspective is like that of an uncaring god, mirroring th...