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Movies to See Right Now

This week’s top choice is the cop buddy comedy The Heat – the best showcase so far for Melissa McCarthy’s comic genius. My other recommendations: The magic documentary Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay; The rock documentary … 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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Hey Bartender: today is the Golden Age of cocktails

Hey Bartender explores the new wave of Craft Bartending.  This is not about watching guys cry in their boilermakers at the neighborhood dive.  It’s about the new application of culinary sensibilities – fresh ingredients, creativity, presentation and hospitality – to … Continue reading

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