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DVD/Stream of the Week: WILD TALES

Okay, here’s the hilariously dark Argentine comedy Wild Tales. Writer-director Damián Szifron presents a series of individual stories about revenge. It’s still high my list of Best Movies of 2015 – So Far. We all feel aggrieved, and Wild Tales … Continue reading

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Best Movies of 2015

Visit my Best Movies of 2015 for my list of the year’s best films, complete with images, trailers and my comments on each movie – as well as their availability to rent on DVD and to stream. My top ten … Continue reading

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2015 at the Movies: most overlooked

This blog exists because I’m an evangelist for outstanding films that may be overlooked by people who will appreciate them.  You don’t need ME to tell you that The Big Short, Creed, Spotlight and The Martian are good movies.  What’s … Continue reading

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2015 at the Movies: I hadn’t seen this before

I love original approaches to cinema, and here are some from 2015 that work especially well: Tangerine:  This raucous and raunchy high energy comedy was shot on an iPhone. This is not a gimmick. The intimacy and urgency of this … Continue reading

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2015 at the movies: most fun at the movies

My favorite movie-going experiences in 2015: San Francisco’s Noir City film fest, with the double feature Woman on the Run and Born to Be Bad. Cinequest, especially seeing the raucously funny Wild Tales with The Wife and friends Cinequest at … Continue reading

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Movies to See on Thanksgiving Weekend

It’s that glorious four-day weekend with the earliest of the fall’s Prestige Movies – and a chance to catch up on the great movies from earlier this year that are now on video. In theaters now: The Irish romantic drama … Continue reading

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DVD/Stream of the Week: WILD TALES

Okay, here’s the first Must See of 2015 – the hilariously dark Argentine comedy Wild Tales. Writer-director Damián Szifron presents a series of individual stories about revenge. It’s still high my list of Best Movies of 2015 – So Far. … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

This is as good as it gets until December – FOUR of my Best Movies of 2015 – So Far are playing in theaters: the CAN’T MISS coming of age masterpiece Me and Earl and the Dying Girl. Love & … Continue reading

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DVD/Stream of the Week: WILD TALES

Okay, here’s the first Must See of 2015 – the hilariously dark Argentine comedy Wild Tales. Writer-director Damián Szifron presents a series of individual stories about revenge. It’s now topping my list of Best Movies of 2015 – So Far. … Continue reading

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2015 – so far an exceptionally good year for movies

Wow, we’ve had a great start to 2015 in the movies. I’ve already placed eight films on my running list of Best Movies of 2015 – So Far.  Usually, I only have three or four at this time of year. … Continue reading

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