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Sunday, July 14, 2013

Sam Rockwell steals Sundance’s coming-of-age comedy

 Summer vacation is the time when teens come of age: it’s a familiar theme in movies and for good reason. Teenagers often have life-altering summers, sometimes in the aftermath of high school graduation and
Friday, July 12, 2013
Addictive drugs have destroyed lives and communities, but the War on Drugs may have done even more damage. The House I Live In gets down among police and pushers, both groups rolling their eyes at any mention of a
Thursday, July 11, 2013

In the Gallery

Sometime Milwaukee guitarist-composer Jason Seed is at home in many branches of music, including jazz, rock and classical.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013

True stories from Milwaukee’s punk scene

 Milwaukee always lacked the size and numbers of Chicago, but when punk rock emerged at the end of the ’70s, our modest metropolis punched above its weight and nurtured more good bands than our neighbor to the south
Tuesday, July 9, 2013

The Monotony of Monsters

 Determined to make a different kind of summer blockbuster, director Guillermo del Toro
Tuesday, July 2, 2013
 Somehow it’s no surprise pulling into the Nite Owl (830 E. Layton Ave.) on a Saturday afternoon and finding a classic car show spilling out of the parking lot. In business since
Tuesday, July 2, 2013

New books on our country and its ideals

 The signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia was the culmination of events that had occurred in Boston—the site of the Boston Massacre, the Tea Party and the Battle of Bunker Hill. National Book Award-winning author Nathaniel Philbrick examines the revolutionary
Monday, July 1, 2013
 In South Korean director Im Sang-soo’s The Taste of Money, the bright lights of Seoul cannot eclipse the darkness at society’s heart. In a family drama that reaches a Shakespearean pitch, a young assistant is drawn into the

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