Articles tagged norman jewison

20 Jan 2008 // 9:00 PM

In the Heat of the Night

Norman Jewison’s didactic film is a classic example of liberal guilt as entertainment.

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11 Dec 2003 // 12:00 AM

The Statement (2003)

The Statement is a rarity: a serious, politically-minded thriller.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

The Hurricane (1999)

Hurricane. One word, one name, one man. One man whom I - and probably most of my generation - had never heard prior to seeing The Hurricane. His name is remembered, however, by members of his generation, most notably, celebrities.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

The Hurricane (1999)

There's a moment partway through The Hurricane that may cause you to catch your breath. It's a cramped shot, as are most of those showing Ruben Hurricane Carter (Denzel Washington) in his New Jersey State Prison cell.

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Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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