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Wednesday, March 31 2010

Autechre: Oversteps

Oversteps is nothing less than Autechre's latest masterpiece.


Thursday, January 15 2009

The Express (2008)


Friday, October 10 2008

The Express

Again and again, Ernie (Rob Brown) faces down racist thug defenders, his singular prowess signaled by the film's slow motion and big music.


Tuesday, September 9 2008

Talk, Talk, Talk: October 2008

What studio suit thought this was a good idea? With four months to schedule your high priced efforts, you instead unload almost 30 overpriced pictures on an unsuspecting movie audience.


Sunday, January 13 2008

William Parker / Raining on the Moon: Corn Meal Dance

A collection of liberation soul jazz with a fresh, free tang.


Friday, April 7 2006

Take the Lead (2006)

There's something disturbing about the recent proliferation of films with this 'save the inner city kids' motif.


Monday, June 20 2005

Coach Carter (2004)

While the outcome is obvious (generic rules apply), Jackson is sharp and relatively restrained.


Friday, January 14 2005

Coach Carter (2004)

Based on a real life coach, also named Ken Carter, Carter takes an approach that's part Lean on Me meets Hoosiers, part Stand and Deliver meets Friday Night Lights, and okay, maybe a little White Shadow, too.


Sunday, January 1 1995

Finding Forrester (2000)


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