Joe Berlinger
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Lost and Found: A 'Blair Witch' Postmortem
26 Oct 2016 // 8:00 PM

As the latest Blair Witch exits cinemas, PopMatters asks what was the aura of the first Blair Witch Project, and has it been lost?

//Reviews

'Whitey: United States v. James J. Bulger': Lies, Files, and Silences
24 Jun 2014 // 2:00 AM

Whether officials' lying and covering up in order to crack cases are a matter of necessity, ambition, or ineptitude, the lack of investigation in this case is just that, a lack.

Metallica: Some Kind of Monster (2004)
1 Feb 2005 // 6:00 PM

'This was a lot of joy,' says Bruce Sinofsky, 'To be in a studio with musicians and people you respect, and watch the creative process, but also to watch these people break themselves down to their essence and start rebuilding themselves was an inspiration.'"

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Exposition Dumps Don't Need Dialogue in 'Virginia'

// Moving Pixels

"Virginia manages to have an exposition dump without wordy exposition.

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