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Movies to See Right Now

In theaters now: I liked LBJ, an effective Cliff Notes history lesson, with another fine performance by Woody Harrelson. Murder on the Orient Express is a moderately entertaining lark. The highly acclaimed Novitiate, Lady Bird, Last Flag Flying, Darkest Hour, Three … Continue reading

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DVD/Stream of the Week: SMOKE SIGNALS – Native American roadtrip to laughs and a long-buried secret

The smart and bitingly funny dramedy Smoke Signals is a film about Native Americans written and directed by Native Americans.  Evans Adams plays Thomas Builds-the-Fire, an Indian nerd, a character type almost certainly unique in cinema.  Adam Beach plays his … Continue reading

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