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DVD/Stream of the Week: LOVING – the love story that made history

The landmark 1967 US Supreme Court case Loving v. Virginia overturned state laws that banned interracial marriage. Loving is the story of the real couple behind that ruling, and it’s a satisfying love story of two modest people who would … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

Don’t miss these two crowd pleasers: La La Land: the extraordinarily vivid romantic musical staring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling. Lion: an emotionally affecting family drama. Other top recommendations: Manchester by the Sea: MUST SEE. Don’t miss Casey Affleck’s career-topping … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

My movie recommendations for this Holiday weekend begin with these two crowd pleasers: La La Land: the extraordinarily vivid romantic musical staring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling. Lion: an emotionally affecting family drama. Other top recommendations: Manchester by the Sea: … Continue reading

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2016 at the Movies: history that Baby Boomers lived

2016 stirred the memories of Baby Boomers who lived through these historic moments: LBJ and the 1964 Civil Rights Act, which ended legally-sanctioned racial segregation in America: All the Way. The collapse of South Vietnam: Last Days in Vietnam. The … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

My movie recommendations for this Holiday weekend begin with these two crowd pleasers: La La Land: the extraordinarily vivid romantic musical staring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling. Lion: an emotionally affecting family drama. Other top recommendations: Manchester by the Sea: … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

Top recommendations: Manchester by the Sea: MUST SEE. Don’t miss Casey Affleck’s career-topping performance in the emotionally authentic drama . Elle: MUST SEE (but increasingly hard to find in theaters). A perverse wowzer with the year’s top performance by Isabelle … Continue reading

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LOVING: the love story that made history

The landmark 1967 US Supreme Court case Loving v. Virginia overturned state laws that banned interracial marriage.  Loving is the story of the real couple behind that ruling, and it’s a satisfying love story of two modest people who would … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

Top recommendations: Manchester by the Sea: MUST SEE.  Don’t miss Casey Affleck’s career-topping performance in the emotionally authentic drama . Elle: MUST SEE (but increasingly hard to find in theaters). A perverse wowzer with the year’s top performance by Isabelle … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

Don’t miss the Casey Affleck’s career-topping performance in the emotionally authentic drama Manchester by the Sea.  The other Must See is Isabelle Huppert in the perverse wowzer Elle.  Manchester by the Sea is #2 and Elle is #4 on my … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

The Mill Valley Film Festival is wrapping up this weekend. The closing night film is Oscar hopeful Loving, but it could be sold out on all five screens, so check first. I’ll be writing about The Girl on the Train, … Continue reading

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