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Movies to See Right Now

For your Thanksgiving viewing pleasure, complete with four new movie recommendations, here are my picks for the long weekend. My top two recommendations are Lady Bird , an entirely fresh coming of age comedy that explores the mother-daughter relationship – … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

I like the dark and violent Joe with Nicholas Cage and young Tye Sheridan of Mud.   The Unknown Known, master documentarian Errol Morris’ exploration of Donald Rumsfeld’s self-certainty, is a Must See for those who follow current events. You … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

The best choice in theaters this week is the Irish dark comedy The Guard, starring Brendan Gleeson and Don Cheadle. There are three movies now in theaters from my list of Best Movies of 2011 – So Far, including Woody … Continue reading

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5 Classic American Movies to Start With

My sister-in-law just asked me a great question:  name five movies that will introduce a high school student to classic American films.  (Even more interesting, the student is here on an exchange program from Europe.)   So I came up … Continue reading

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