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Movies to See Right Now

After a long and boring drought, there is finally an appealing menu of movie choices in theaters: Baby Driver is just an action movie, but the walking, running and driving are brilliantly time to the beat of music. The Journey … Continue reading

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DVD/Stream of the Week: DEAD MAN’S BURDEN – times are hard and the women are harder

I always welcome a new Western, and writer-director Jared Moshe’s impressive debut Dead Man’s Burden takes us to a darkly realistic Old West. The dry New Mexico landscape is beautiful but unforgiving, and the law is three days ride away. … Continue reading

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Dead Man’s Burden: times are hard and the women are harder

I always welcome a new Western, and writer-director Jared Moshe’s impressive debut Dead Man’s Burden takes us to a darkly realistic Old West.  The dry New Mexico landscape is beautiful but unforgiving, and the law is three days ride away. … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

We’re in June, which means an emphasis on “tent pole” movies – the big blockbusters aimed at attracting mobs of kids and teens.  The bottom line: there are just a few intelligent movies for adults in theaters now, but more available … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

This week’s best choices: The riveting thriller Shadow Dancer, about a young single mom in the IRA, is showing in some theaters now, but can be hard to find.  It is also available streaming from Amazon, iTunes and Vudu. Much Ado … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

Best bets in theaters this weekend: Before Midnight, the year’s best romance continuing the story of Ethan Hawke’s Jesse and Julie Delpy’s Celine from Before Sunrise and Before Sunset. Stories We Tell, Sarah Polley’s brilliant documentary about discovering her family’s secrets; … Continue reading

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