Articles tagged aidan quinn

The Handmaid’s Tale: Not So Sci-fi

The terrifying, 'it could happen today' message of this story is best told in the Atwood's book, rather than the film version.

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The Return of the Popcorn Circus: August 2008

Talk about a crowded schedule. There are more offerings scheduled this month than in the previous two combined.

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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.—When Julianna Margulies hung up her thermometer as the head nurse on “ER,” she vowed she wouldn’t do series television again.

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10 Mar 2008 // 3:18 AM

Canterbury’s Law

Yes, Liz is ballsy. And no, Canterbury's Law is not subtle.

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25 May 2007 // 4:00 AM

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee

Premiering this Sunday on HBO, Bury My Heart illustrates the tensions, presumptions, and inequities represented by the Dawes Act.

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15 May 2007 // 3:45 AM

PASADENA, Calif.—Recently, actor Aidan Quinn was on his roof during a downpour trying to dislodge leaves clogging the gutters. That might’ve been an

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8 Aug 2006 // 12:00 AM

An Early Frost

Despite adhering to rigid Standards and Practice regulations, An Early Frost still resonates, thanks in large part to an intelligent script, committed performances and filmmakers who knew they an important story to tell.

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12 Jan 2006 // 1:00 AM

The Book of Daniel

Despite the recent fire and brimstone headlines, Daniel is a very familiar book.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

PopMatters - Television - Reviews - Two of Us

A disclaimer greets the viewer of Two of Us, currently repeating on the VH-1 cable channel about a fictional meeting between John Lennon and Paul

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Songcatcher (2001)

PULL.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Music of the Heart (1999)

Music of the Heart tells a terrific story of passion, music, and success. The problem with this film is that director Wes Craven is so intent on telling the story, its very seamlessness becomes a drawback. In short, this movie is too much Hollywood and not enough grit.

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