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Movies to See Right Now

The best movies of the year are in theaters right now, and here are the very best: Steven Spielberg’s docudrama on the Pentagon Papers, The Post, is both a riveting thriller and an astonishingly insightful portrait of Katharine Graham by … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

The best movies of the year are in theaters right now, and here are the very best: Steven Spielberg’s docudrama on the Pentagon Papers, The Post, is both a riveting thriller and an astonishingly insightful portrait of Katharine Graham by … Continue reading

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THE POST: riveting thriller and revelatory personal portrait

The Post may be a docudrama, but it plays as a thriller and an astonishingly insightful portrait of Katharine Graham by Meryl Streep. It’s one of the best movies of the year – and one of the most important. Essentially, … Continue reading

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historical musings on THE POST

Watching The Post kindled some thoughts on the historical figures depicted in the movie. Fritz Beebe, played by Tracy Letts in the movie, was a valued business advisor to Katharine Graham. Decades later Katharine Graham told Terry Gross on NPR’s … Continue reading

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