John Crowley
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Outside the Lines - The Top 20 International/Indie Films of 2008
14 Jan 2009 // 3:00 PM

With many indie/international films receiving more and more mainstream approval from unfamiliar audiences, many of the titles here could be considered part of the overall 2008 Best Of. But their individuality and multicultural appeal keep them a quality concept apart.


'Closed Circuit' Is More Interested in Tracking Romance Than Terrorism
28 Aug 2013 // 11:00 PM

Closed Circuit follows a predictable romance and misses a much more compelling plot in the story of an accused terrorist's teenaged son, Emir (beautifully played by Hasancan Cifci).

Is Anybody There?
30 Apr 2009 // 11:00 PM

Is Anybody There? provides an insightful and sensitive look at the pain of isolation and the connections between people, no matter their ages.


Michael Caine: child, rogue and codger all
1 May 2009 // 2:34 AM

Just because he plays "a geezer" in his new film, a cranky old performer on his last legs, don't read any autobiography into Michael Caine's

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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