'The Saint' Is a Charming Fairy Tale in the Form of a Spy Mystery

'The Saint' Is a Charming Fairy Tale in the Form of a Spy Mystery

By Sarah Boslaugh

Effortlessly charming and infinitely resourceful, Roger Moore's Simon Templar sets the world to rights in hourly installments in The Saint. 22 May 2015 // 1:10 AM

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14 Feb 2005 // 12:00 AM

American Dad

When Seth MacFarlane plumbs the depths of the U.S. political system for American Dad, all he manages are weak shots at conservative caricatures.

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	Various Artists: What is Hip? Remix Project 1

Warner Bros. hires a team of scientists to revive 14 classics tracks and make them hip again. Sometimes it works, but more often than not, the tracks gets the best of their masters, run amok, and leave the listener wishing they'd stayed buried.

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	The Telepathic Butterflies: Songs from a Second Wave

Three from Canada once again mine seam of jangley pop stretching from the '60s to the present, failing to reinvent the wheel one jot. Good, quirky fun had by all.

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	Hubert Sumlin: About Them Shoes

He was the secret weapon behind the success of Howlin' Wolf. The secret is out, and he still makes other musicians sound better than they have any right to.

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	The Residents: Commercial Album: 25th Anniversary Special Edition

An extremely influential album, even to those who may not know they have been influenced by it.

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13 Feb 2005 // 10:00 PM

	The Guild League: Inner North

Deepening Australia's folk-pop heritage, The Guild League strikes a delicate balance between word, music, and arrangement to find its Inner North.

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	Stefano di Battista: Parker’s Mood

Full-fledged as a singingly individual saxophonist, di Battista learned as a boy from Charlie Parker recordings that 'the saxophone can fly'. His swoops, and especially ascents, are his own on this inspiring Parker-repertoire set.

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Andrew Bird: The Mysterious Production of Eggs

Classical violinist and top notch whistler creates an album of timeless pop music.

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11 Feb 2005 // 12:00 AM

Inside Deep Throat (2005)

Inside Deep Throat is less interested in the film's making than in its cultural and political fallouts.

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11 Feb 2005 // 12:00 AM

Hitch (2005)

Having conquered Independence Day, Will Smith has set his sights on Valentine's Day.

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FKA twigs Outdoes Herself with 'Congregata' (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"A regular FKA twigs performance is exciting. But her 'Congregata' event amps up the fervor ten fold, with more wild dancers, powerful lights and costumes.

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