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Monday, July 15 2002

Chicago Underground Duo: Axis and Alignment

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Coldcut: 70 Minutes of Madness

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The Contrast: Mystery #1

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a-ha: Lifelines

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Friday, July 12 2002

1776 (1972)

Fortunately, the film doesn't take itself or the three leaders of the independence movement too seriously.


Reign of Fire (2002)

There's probably something to be said here about guys and competition and pointy weapons.


Real Genius (1985)

Whereas most teen films collapse into a mindless sequence of witless one-liners and antiquated sight gags, Real Genius remains effervescent and engaging.


Road to Perdition (2002)

The perfectly grim surface evokes eons of pain, as well as a highly stylized contemporary sensibility, not so much cynical as skeptical and self-aware.


Ghost Sweeper Mikami: Sharon Becker, Angora Deb, Wayne Grayson - PopMatters Film Review )

There is one huge difference between Mikami and Buffy -- Mikami is strictly in it for the cash, possessed of an all-consuming greed that makes for real comedy . . .


Gangster No. 1 (2000)

Gangster No. 1's style and plot are stale.


Thursday, July 11 2002

Various Artists: Fields and Streams

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The Psychedelic Furs: The Psychedelic Furs / Talk Talk Talk / Forever Now

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Judas Priest: Ram It Down / Painkiller

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Keith Jarrett: Selected Recordings: Rarum III

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Death by Chocolate: Zap the World

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Cinematic Orchestra: Every Day

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Dave Alvin and the Guilty Men: Out in California

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Wednesday, July 10 2002

Prefuse 73: The ‘92 vs ‘02 Collection

The ‘92 vs ‘02 Collection is Prefuse 73 at his best sewing together hip-hop and ambient techno while creating a sound positively his own.


The Mars Volta: Tremulant

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Mistle Thrush: Drunk With You

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