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Wednesday, November 9 2011

'Fire in Babylon': Who Doesn't Love an Underdog Story?

Having lived in Pakistan for ten years, where obsession with the sport borders on religious frenzy, I can attest that there is something about the rhythm of cricket, its endless ebb and flow, that is bewitchingly hypnotic.

Tuesday, May 3 2011

Tribeca Film Festival 2011: 'Fire in Babylon' and 'Shakespeare High'

Documentaries on West Indian cricket and a high school Shakespeare competition remind us that everybody loves a winner.

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