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‘Empire State’ Has Lots of Top-Secret Planning Going on in Mob-Owned Cafes

An interview with the real Chris Potamitis, featured as an extra of the Blu-ray release of the film, is the most interesting thing on this whole disc.

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Alas, There is Nothing ‘Extraordinary’ About ‘Extraordinary Measures’

Harrison Ford and Brendan Fraser make a serviceable team, but Extraordinary Measures can't escape its very ordinary presentation.

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5 Aug 2009 // 9:59 PM

The Haunting in Connecticut

To say that The Haunting in Connecticut borrows liberally from the textbook for Haunted House Movie 101 is giving it undue credit. It cribs unabashedly from a host of movies before it.

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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