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Tod Williams

Reviews

Friday, October 22 2010

'Paranormal Activity 2': Not a Ghost

PA2 actually isn't that frightening, but it complicates the questions of documentation, memory, and history in ways that make any possible answers at least a little unnerving.


Wednesday, July 14 2004

The Door in the Floor (2004)

Mimi Rogers plays a John Irving trademark, the self-hating and much humiliated woman as wholly irritating 'comic' device.


Blogs

Monday, October 25 2010

Anatomy of an Imperfect Sequel: 'Paranormal Activity 2'

On the outside, Paranormal Activity 2 may seem like one of those atypical instances where the second helping is as satisfying as the first. In actuality, it's like having the same meal twice, only the next time around, the lack of real flavor is painfully palpable.


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