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Tuesday, April 29 2008

The Return of the Popcorn Circus: July 2008

And it just doesn't stop. If part two in this three-ring play was packed with well hyped product, July just keeps the receipt treats coming.


Reviews

Wednesday, May 2 2012

The Reason We Go to Movies: 'The Iron Lady'

Meryl Streep is her usual majestic self, but have all her movies turned into mere shrines to her brilliance?


Thursday, December 29 2011

'The Iron Lady' Is Historical Mush

Meryl Streep’s performance as Margaret Thatcher is well honed, but it can’t save this doddering, amateurish spectacle.


Monday, January 12 2009

Mamma Mia!

The kind of movie whose campiness you just have to give into if you want to enjoy it -- and then you'll have a blast.


Thursday, July 17 2008

Mamma Mia!

Meryl Streep scampers and writhes with something like abandon in her tomboyish overalls, her glowing tan and perfectly arranged "wild" blond hair indicating Donna's stanch independence.


Blogs

Saturday, November 7 2009

Mamma Mia! - The Gimme, Gimme, Gimme, More Gift Set (2008): Blu-ray

Sometimes, the cinema can be a lot like oil and water. Certain facets of a film can struggle to stay together, eventually separating like the


Sunday, December 14 2008

Mamma Mia!: 2-Disc Special Edition

Sometimes, the cinema can be a lot like oil and water. Certain facets of a film can struggle to stay together, eventually separating like the


Wednesday, July 16 2008

'Mamma' Mangled

When it arrives in theaters tomorrow (18 July), Mamma Mia! will probably go down as one of the biggest hits of Summer 2008. It has all the


News

Wednesday, July 16 2008

'Mamma Mia!'s' Amanda Seyfried talks about the price of fame

Amanda Seyfried (pronounced SIGH-frid) says that her big eyes make her look a bit like a frog. But the Amanda sitting across a small table


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