Articles tagged richard schiff

8 May 2007 // 2:38 AM

Turns out, ‘Civic Duty’ star Peter Krause has a soft side

He’s probably best known for playing Nate Fisher, the eternally angsty funeral home director who struggled to hold his dysfunctional family together on “Six

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4 May 2007 // 1:59 AM

Civic Duty (2007)

Terrorism can make you crazy. Or more accurately, U.S. media hype about terrorism can drive you to believe.

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16 Nov 2005 // 12:00 AM

The West Wing

There are growing overlaps between politics, news, and entertainment. Hard news has taken a back seat to feature journalism and talk shows, real politics to realpolitik.

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1 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

The West Wing

The West Wing has locked itself into philosophical stasis, determined to air its liberal credentials via Bartlett and his staff yet equally determined never to challenge the status quo.

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29 Oct 2004 // 12:00 AM

Ray (2004)

Repeatedly, Ray collapses lore and desire into metaphorical, emotional, and narrative economy, occasioned by a groundbreaking song.

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15 May 2003 // 12:00 AM

People I Know (2003)

It's a tribute to Pacino's skill as an actor that, although we pity Eli, we also understand his fatigue.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

The West Wing

As is often the case with presidential terms, the Bartlett administration ended with great pomp and little circumstance.

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PopMatters - Television - Reviews - The West Wing

Leo admits his addictions, and loses his wife through love of politics. Josh follows rashness with rudeness and hands the VP another dagger for the

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The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

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