The Invention of Lying

Part One: September | 7 Sep 2009 // 5:00 PM

Our spread starts off with a collection of cast-offs, creative risks, and the contractually obligated releases. While there may be a substantial helping of something entertaining during this hefty four-week first course, don't be put off by such a portion size. To paraphrase an old saying, too many mediocre movies can definitely spoil the season-ing.


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The Invention of Lying | 21 Jan 2010 // 3:58 PM

What has already been a clever and funny movie takes a clever, funny and philosophical turn.

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It seems odd, given the immeasurable popularity of his Office sitcom (both in its UK and USA variations) that Ricky Gervais is still not a


Prepare for 'Date Night' by reliving these bad dates | 5 Apr 2010 // 5:00 AM

Movies and dates are like flowers and candy. Or flowers and napalm. Or a tuxedo with the zipper down. Or a French poodle with rabies.

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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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