Rodrigo Cortés
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Missed Movies of 2010, Part 1: 3 Idiots to Lebanon
30 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

In part one of our missed movies special feature, the staff looks at a wide variety of titles, from a creepy urban legend, a look at vampires, South African style, and the latest from greats like Mike Leigh and Robert Duvall, to documentaries of such famous (or perhaps, infamous) faces as Joan Rivers and Spalding Gray.

The Best Male Film Performances of 2010
4 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

Heroes and villains, criminals and crazed creative types: the 20 best male performances of 2010 definitely run the dramatic/comedic character topography... with a few unusual turns tossed in for good measure.


'Red Lights': Paranormal Beliefs and Doubts
22 Jul 2012 // 10:55 PM

At points, Red Lights appears to approach its topic with skill, becoming an enjoyable horror movie.

In 'Buried', One Must Suspend Disbelief About the Actual Range of Cell Phone Coverage
2 Feb 2011 // 3:59 PM

You wake up in a coffin, buried alive, with only a cell phone and a cigarette lighter to help you escape. What do you do? Go.

//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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