Articles tagged eve

Their Mics Still Sound Nice: BET Puts Ladies First

Do women rappers have to shake it in our faces in order to get us to listen? As this doc. notes some, like Salt 'N' Pepa do it with sassiness and sex appeal "...you know, if I was a book, I would sell / 'cause every curve on my body got a story to tell".

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Alan Parsons Project Redux

Now that the Alan Parsons Project catalogue has been reissued, it's time for a reappraisal. Will anyone bite?

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18 Jan 2009 // 7:58 PM

Flashbacks of a Fool

Let’s blame it on his lack of experience but Walsh presents a movie completely vacuous and uncaptivating.

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14 Apr 2005 // 12:00 AM

The Woodsman (2004)

Director Kassell says, 'There's Kyra Sedgwick beating the shit out of Carlos Leon. I love this scene.'"

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6 Jan 2005 // 12:00 AM

The Woodsman (2004)

Walter (Kevin Bacon) lives in a world perpetually gray.

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Barbershop: DVD Collector’s Set (2002/2004)

The Barbershop movies focus their energies on familial feelings and communal inclinations, and Cedric's wily jokes.

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10 Sep 2004 // 12:00 AM

The Cookout (2004)

The sports reporters are upset: if Todd's not going to fit a stereotype, what good is he?"

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Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2004)

Eddie (Cedric the Entertainer) comes to understand a new place for himself, and, no small thing, frames an acutely political history by his own story.

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Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2004)

These first five minutes grant Eddie and the barbershop some specific background, of resistance and community.

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12 Sep 2002 // 12:00 AM

Barbershop (2002)

Barbershop's multiple charms are all sweet.

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5 Mar 2001 // 2:00 PM

	Eve: Scorpion

Eve doesn’t need my support for this album, as it is sure to sell as ridiculously well as her debut. With that in mind

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31 Dec 1994 // 10:03 PM

	Eve, Eve: Ruff Ryders’ First Lady

Eve Jeffers knows who she is and where she’s going. She’s also clear about where she’s from, as she announces in “Philly,”

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Double Take: 'Fantasia' Muses on Music

// Short Ends and Leader

"Fantasia stands alone as a virtuoso tribute to the virtuosity of its music.

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