'Amy': She Was All About the Music

'Amy': She Was All About the Music

By Cynthia Fuchs

As sad as Winehouse's story may be, Amy is gorgeous and provocative, too. 2 Jul 2015 // 9:00 AM

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1 Mar 2004 // 1:00 AM

MTV’s Wuthering Heights

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Disinformation: The Complete Series

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1 Mar 2004 // 1:00 AM

Tricheurs (1983)

For Schroeder, gambling becomes a metaphor for the allure of the unknown.

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1 Mar 2004 // 1:00 AM

The School of Rock (2003)

'I'm always going 10 miles too far over the top, and sometimes I have a tendency to go crazy ham and cheese,' says Jack Black.

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Labyrinth (1986)

Sarah is the origin and end of the fiction, its cause and effect simultaneously.

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Godzilla vs. Megaguirus (2000)

Far too vast to be linear or inclusive, the Godzilla story is actually a lot of stories, many of them contradictory.

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1 Mar 2004 // 1:00 AM

Annie (1982)

She may have been a multimedia moppet, skipping from comic strip to radio to Broadway, but Little Orphan Annie is no movie star.

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	Various Artists: The Rough Guide to the Music of Morocco

As someone who, even now, wouldn’t guarantee he could, pulling names out of a hat, infallibly differentiate the song titles from artist names on

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	Various Artists: 270 Miles from Graceland: Live from Bonnaroo 2003 [DVD]

With the ideals of Woodstock thrown out the window, music festivals have become more about corporate synergy than politics.

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	Warren Zevon: VH1 (Inside) Out—Warren Zevon: Keep Me in Your Heart

The power of the film resides in Zevon's directness. He never seems to forget that he's dying, yet he keeps his life from taking on either a romantic sheen or a pitiful skin.

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