Five Reasons Why “Birdman (or The Unexpected Virtues of Ignorance)” is a Very Good Movie
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Five Reasons Why “Birdman (or The Unexpected Virtues of Ignorance)” is a Very Good Movie

Birdman or The Unexpected Virtues of Ignorance is such a good movie that it really shouldn’t have been.   It’s story of an actor tying to…

“Before the Last Curtain Falls” (2014): Life is a cabaret ol’ chum so come to the Cabaret (Review)
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“Before the Last Curtain Falls” (2014): Life is a cabaret ol’ chum so come to the Cabaret (Review)

Before the Last Curtain Falls (or Bevor der letzte Vorhang fällt) is a film that documents the final show of renowned Belgian cabaret Gardenia, a…

RIFF: “The Babadook” (2014): Slow and Steady Scares You Most (Review)
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RIFF: “The Babadook” (2014): Slow and Steady Scares You Most (Review)

The loss of a loved one and the grief that comes there after can be difficult for a lot of people, some can get over…

“Believe Me” (2014): Faking it for Jesus (Review)
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“Believe Me” (2014): Faking it for Jesus (Review)

Take me to church and show me the true meaning of…money?

“The Book of Life” (2014): Viva la…Muerte? (Review)
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“The Book of Life” (2014): Viva la…Muerte? (Review)

In 1993, then King of Macabre, Tim Burton, produced The Nightmare Before Christmas, a dark, yet comical, look at the other side of life and…

BACK IN THE DAY: “FIELD OF DREAMS” (APR.’89)
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BACK IN THE DAY: “FIELD OF DREAMS” (APR.’89)

It’s been said that every story needs an audience to accept at least one coincidence, one stretch of the imagination.  Field of Dreams asks for…

“The Battered Bastards of Baseball” (2014): David, Goliath, and a Baseball Bat (Review)
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“The Battered Bastards of Baseball” (2014): David, Goliath, and a Baseball Bat (Review)

When I was young and went to get my haircut at the barber (the one my dad had gone to for years prior to my arrival),…

“Boyhood” (2014): A Decade Mediocrely Spent (Review)
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“Boyhood” (2014): A Decade Mediocrely Spent (Review)

In case it wasn’t clear, Boyhood is unprecedented. It deserves our undivided attention and unwavering reverence. Shot for twelve-consecutive years, using the same cast and…

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