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02.24.2014 | | Posted at 06:20 PM

Reading the Signs for Hollywood’s Big Night

By David Luhrssen
  Reality will be inescapable at this year’s Academy Awards. Six of the nine Best Picture nominees are “based on a true story.” It’s a curious turn, given that so many top moneymakers are fantasies drawn from comic books or young adult fiction. Perhaps “reality based” pictures hold more gravitas for a Motion Picture Academy whose members have always wanted to be...
02.18.2014 | | Posted at 12:30 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
If we know one thing about Canopies it's that they don't work fast. It's been nearly three years since the Milwaukee psych-pop group released its head-turning self-titled EP, a kaleidoscopic swirl of modern sounds realized through vintage instruments, and they're only just now following it up with a new single. At least it was worth the wait: "Miss You Now" is an effusive synth-pop jam that's as c...
Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013

Bullock and Clooney bring star power to space drama

 The immensity of space provides a vast canvas on which to paint the primal human drama of survival against the elements, the urge to live against the relentless claims of death. In Gravity, Sandra Bullock and George Clooney play a pair of astronauts whose shuttle is destroyed by

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