Articles tagged sex and the city

29 Aug 2011 // 9:00 PM

Your Brain in the Voting Booth

President Obama may not be everything people’s brains deceived them into thinking he was, but he’s who he said he would be all along.

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How Much Does an Accurate Location Matter When Watching TV?

Unlike other formats, the sitcom allows us to suspend disbelief because we know this is a set, we know there’s a reason we’ve never actually seen a New York street in Friends, or the fourth wall of an apartment in any show. And we’re okay with that.

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13 Jan 2011 // 9:00 PM

Gotta Be ‘In Treatment’

Loss is a necessary part of life, sure, but must it be a necessary part of TV?

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8 Jul 2010 // 9:00 PM

Brava, Bravo!

Those Bravo executives are tricksters, fooling me into believing familiarity breeds contentment, not contempt. I'm totally hooked.

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Precious and Lee Daniels: State of the Race

In adapting author Sapphire's difficult novel for the screen, director Lee Daniels is helping change the way spectators view African American women by deploying stereotypes and then exploding them.

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24 Aug 2009 // 3:40 AM

Revisiting ‘Sex and the City’

caption In times of happiness and despair, I find myself returning to my pink, velvet-bound Sex and the City box set. Before you start assaulting

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Bad Girls Go Everywhere: The Life of Helen Gurly Brown by Jennifer Scanlon

Scanlon effectively argues that Helen Gurley Brown deserves mention in the same breath as Gloria Steinem and Betty Friedan as a pioneering feminist.

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‘Sex and the City,’ but which city? Russian TV networks copy shows from U.S.

MOSCOW - The suspicious girlfriend sits in the back seat of an SUV and watches her love life unravel on the screen of Denis Grebenyuk’

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14 Jan 2009 // 8:00 PM

OMG - The 20 Worst Films of 2008

There's bad, and then there's 2008 level bad. You know this list is looking down into a deep dark bottomless pit of cinematic despair when Mike Myers' shameful Love Guru didn't even make the Top 20!

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12 Jan 2009 // 8:00 PM

Celulloid Culpability - Top 10 Film Guilty Pleasures of 2008

Like comedy or music, one's choice in cinematic pleasure can be very personal - and very peculiar. Take this tantalizing list of shameful indulgences. You can argue over their artistic value, but their individuals rewards definitely speak to those who champion them.

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Semantricks & The Daily Candy Lexicon

Since, like Shakespeare, we ignore the bulk of available words, a few amusing new bon mots isn’t going to clutter the word soup any further. They will certainly help to spice it up, though.

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11 Jun 2008 // 5:47 AM

‘Sex’ needs to be better the second time

NEW YORK - There will be a sequel to the wildly successful “Sex and the City” movie. After the film’s $57 million opening weekend, that’

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3 Jun 2008 // 4:24 AM

When Warner Bros. exec Jeff Goldstein went to bed Sunday night he was ecstatic about the record-breaking $55.7 weekend box office for “Sex and the City.”

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‘Sex and City’ beats ‘Indy’ for top box-office draw

LOS ANGELES - Never underestimate the power of women - and a good strong Cosmopolitan. “Sex and the City” fans turned out in droves over

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30 May 2008 // 5:08 AM

Sex and the City: The Movie

There’s more than a hint of disinterment about this movie, as if everyone involved were reinhabiting old skins and discarded personalities, and unable to shake the lassitude of the grave.

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29 May 2008 // 7:24 AM

Michael Patrick King takes about two or three season finales' worth of tears and OMG jawdroppers and whacks them together into a big, sloppy, gooey sundae of a film that is, for better or for worse, just like the show … only longer.

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‘Sex and the City’: The girls are back — and for the cast, the wait has been worth it

There are no Wookies in the “Sex and the City” movie—no Vulcans with pointy ears or hobbits with oversize feet or aging archaeologists fond

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Sex and the City: The Movie

It's two or three season finales' worth of tears and OMG jawdroppers whacked together into a big, sloppy, gooey sundae of a film that is, for better or for worse, just like the show -- only longer.

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28 May 2008 // 9:45 PM

Vexed in the City

Revisiting Annie Hall the other evening, this critic was struck at how mature and well meaning the movie was. At the time of its release,

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More four-play: Fans eager to welcome back ‘Sex and the City’ women

How pumped up is Michele Wong over the “Sex and the City” movie? Well, pour a round of cosmos and let’s talk. To celebrate

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The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

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"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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