Articles tagged not enough time to read

20 Feb 2003 // 1:00 AM

Gerry (2002)

By turns daunting and absorbing, the film is about movement that seems hopeless, that takes you nowhere, that's increasingly slowed but also increasingly urgent.

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20 Feb 2003 // 1:00 AM

Divine Intervention (2001)

Suleiman proves himself an essential voice in world cinema because his formalism is inextricable from the political moment it documents.

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20 Feb 2003 // 1:00 AM

Daredevil (2003)

It's unlikely that this gloominess accounts for Daredevil's big success. There are any number of plausible explanations -- the 'Sexiest Man Alive' and his J. Lo glow, the promotional blitz, the Marvel machine. No matter. Bring the pain.

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20 Feb 2003 // 1:00 AM

Dark Blue (2003)

This is a scary city, where scary figures hang out on scary corners and slouch with scary insouciance. No wonder the cops are tense.

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19 Feb 2003 // 1:00 AM

Unknown Quantity by Paul Virilio

A work of mourning -- mourning for a humanity, an earth which has lost control through globalisation, through the irresponsibility of power-crazy politicians and businessmen.

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19 Feb 2003 // 1:00 AM

She’s Not There by Mary-Anne Tirone Smith

It is sparkling, sophisticated and heady -- and more than a little addictive.

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Our Votes, Our Guns: Robert Mugabe and the Tragedy of Zimbabwe by Martin Meredith

An intense extrapolation of the crises that have sullied Zimbabwe over the last three decades.

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Old Gods Almost Dead: The 40-Year Odyssey of the Rolling Stones by Stephen Davis

Deserves a spot on every bookshelf (Stones fan, or no Stones fan). And to the gentlemen of the Rolling Stones we have this to say: Thanks, and for our sake, please keep rockin'.

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19 Feb 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Fall by Simon Mawer

Has little to do with mountain climbing and a lot to do with the general situation of humankind.

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18 Feb 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Paul van Dyk: Global

The kind of techno music called trance, in the hands of Paul Oakenfold and other similar artists, is incredibly unpopular right now with a lot

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18 Feb 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Lou Reed: The Raven

“The angels haggard and wanUnveiling and uprising affirmThat the play is the tragedy ‘Man’And its hero the Conqueror Worm.” > As I write this review,

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	The Donnas: Spend the Night

They’re cool, they’re photogenic, they get a ton of video air time, and their single “Take It Off” is immensely catchy. They are

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	Styx: The Best of Styx (20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection)

A&M’s Millennium Collections continue to confuse. Documented on the apparent hundreds of silver-sleeved CDs lulling about in record stores are such folks

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	Ahmad Jamal: Olympia 2000

Back in the 1950s, Miles Davis told the world “I live until Jamal makes another record,” and during the mid-‘50s he insisted that his

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16 Feb 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Canyon: Empty Rooms

I hope Brendan Butler and the Canyon boys were trying to be funny on the press release for their latest dark and dreary album, Empty

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13 Feb 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Kelly Osbourne: Shut Up

If only I had picked up Kelly Osbourne’s debut album Shut Up when it was released this past November, I am certain it would

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13 Feb 2003 // 11:00 PM

	The O’Jays: Love Songs

Coming straight out of the Philadelphia sound in the early ‘70s, the O’Jays scored a series of hits records and songs. The core trio

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13 Feb 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Nas: God’s Son

Imagine, if you will, you are Jay-Z. It’s early December (2001) and you are getting’ ready to celebrate your birthday with a large group of

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13 Feb 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Little Wings: Light Green Leaves

The attempt to convey intimacy through recorded music is a fraught, paradoxical affair. The moment of intimacy, the time in which the musician and the

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13 Feb 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Janis Joplin: The Essential Janis Joplin

Nowadays, major labels regularly and repeatedly reissue the same music, hoping to ring up additional sales of the same recordings. Often, they accomplish this by

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