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Features

Monday, August 30 2010

Part Two: October 2010

By the look of the calendar -- and this list of titles - it looks like Hollywood is out to investigate the horrors of vampires, demon children, alien invasion, and the most evil entity of all -- Facebook!


Reviews

Thursday, October 7 2010

'Secretariat' Avoids the Celebrity Focus

Penny Tweedy is the lady hero in a movie about a world dominated by men, a character type not exactly coined but certainly solidified in The Blind Side.


Thursday, February 28 2002

We Were Soldiers (2002)

'We Were Soldiers' is, above all, an earnest film, working overtime not to be a standard U.S. war movie where the good (white) boys fight against diabolical 'others'.


Blogs

Thursday, January 27 2011

Truth...and Consequences: 'Secretariat' (Blu-ray)

Secretariat is...rote, a flag waver that's always unsure of where its cinematic sovereignty lies.


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