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Tuesday, July 8 2014

Roman Polanski Knows the Ropes in ‘Venus in Fur’

“Venus in Fur,” a whip-smart dissection of gender politics via some teasing S&M, is arch. So arch in fact that it is surprising


Beatles’ ‘A Hard Day’s Night’ gets fab 50th anniversary makeover

Given the sacrosanct aura that’s developed around pretty much everything to do with the Beatles over the past half-century, it seems unbelievable that anything


Ringo Starr: The Most Animated Beatle

Let’s celebrate Ringo Starr’s 74th birthday with cartoons.


Monday, July 7 2014

‘Bad Words’ among new DVD and Blu-ray releases

Having built a nice resume as a comedic actor, Jason Bateman turned again to comedy for his first directing effort, “Bad Words.” And he generated


Tuesday, July 1 2014

‘Particle Fever’: Finding the Higgs Boson

“The entire control room is like a group of six-year-olds whose birthday is next week, you know, and there’s gonna be cake, there’s gonna be presents, their friends are gonna be there, and they just know its going to be great.”


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