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Monday, June 11, 2012

Ridley Scott fails to recapture the magic

Not unlike Star Wars two years earlier, Alien (1979) brought something new to science fiction film...
Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Film handles sex in the Victorian age

Although clinical hysteria is rarer than leprosy nowadays, in the 19th century it was regarded...
Wednesday, May 30, 2012

National effort aims to educate the public on once-lauded crop

Ten hours after Pearl Harbor burned and more than 2,000 Americans perished, the Japanese...
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
When people take advantage of the ambiguity of identity at the expense of others, it can get positively revolting. Take the case of David Hampton, a man who passed himself off as the son of Sidney Poitier in the early '80s. Hampton conned money...
Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Oscar-Nominated film comes to Milwaukee

Film, movie, review, Milwaukee, Canada, Oscar, nomination, Monsieur Lazhar...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Film draws strength from nuanced acting

In Sound of My Voice, Maggie is the beguiling leader of a doomsday cult with an unusual spin on the future...
Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Tim Burton remakes 1960s soap opera

A year after it premiered, the gothic soap opera “Dark Shadows” took a strange turn with the arrival...
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Genevieve Davis' new docudrama Secret Life, Secret Death uncovers her grandmother's experience in the seedy underworld of 1920s gangland Chicago from years of family secrecy. The story includes her grandmother's involvement in bootlegging and...

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