War Changes People, Though Not Necessarily for the Better

War Changes People, Though Not Necessarily for the Better

By Diane Leach

Predating Suite Française in time and tone The Fires of Autumn is an amazingly prescient look at war and greed. 6 May 2015 // 7:00 AM

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//Recent Reviews

7 Apr 2005 // 10:00 PM

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	Jack Johnson: In Between Dreams

Jack Johnson will never be an artiste. Still -- the world needs him!"

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	Fluid Ounces: The Whole Shebang

It's not always in a name as Fluid Ounces proves by deviating from the norm with a decidedly listenable album.

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7 Apr 2005 // 10:00 PM

	Dinosaur Jr.: Bug

How something so dissonant and detached can still remain so ebulliently catchy reveals itself to be Bug's greatest strength.

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Sapphire and Steel: The Complete Series

We don't know their past, we don't know the extent of their connection, but we're in love with these characters.

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7 Apr 2005 // 12:00 AM

Ellen: The Complete Season Two

We are more eager to see how Ellen is going to muck it up than to believe she's looking for a partner.

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7 Apr 2005 // 12:00 AM

Zero Day (2003)

Coccio's movie looks both chillingly insightful and despairingly naïve.

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Whispering Corridors (1998)

Whispering Corridors' ghost story comments on the harsh South Korean education system.

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7 Apr 2005 // 12:00 AM

Twentieth Century (1934)

Twentieth Century reveals the self-consciousness of theater, its falseness and its glory.

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7 Apr 2005 // 12:00 AM

Sideways (2004)

Amid the road-tripping and the boy bonding, it is Maya who resonates at last.

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'Herald' Attempts the Troubled Waters of the Colonial Narrative

// Moving Pixels

"The demo tells us nothing about the relationship between the Capital and the Protectorate except as filtered through Devan. The “colonialism” at play is not between nations, rather it seems more interested in how it influences a man recently come of age.

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