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Thursday, April 24, 2014 12:01 am
 “Pillar of the community” and “salt of the earth” are the kinds of things you’d use to describe Todd Burpo. He belongs to his town’s volunteer fire department, is a loving father and...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 am
 It’s apparent from the start that director Ivan Reitman wants Draft Day to be to the NFL what Moneyball was to the MLB. For a while, the film succeeds in that. It is a no-nonsense, behind-the-...
Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:01 am
 While it could be argued that Captain America is the least “super” of the superheroes in the Marvel Comics universe, there’s no question he carries the most symbolic weight. The character,...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 12:01 am

The Grand Budapest Hotel most visually ornate

 It’s tempting to say that if you’ve seen one Wes Anderson film, you’ve seen them all, an ironic comment that I can’t help but think the director would appreciate. Each and every one of h...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 12:01 am
 Better than Twilight but not quite as good as The Hunger Games, Neil Burger’s Divergent is the latest foray into the arena of ’tween lit adaptations that’s seen far more wannabe franchises...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 12:01 am
 Reportedly the final film from Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki (he’s announced his retirement many times before), The Wind Rises proves to be a fitting film to go out on. It is the most groun...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 12:01 am
 The release of Veronica Mars, the big screen continuation of the cult television show, will be remembered for being a watershed moment in the history of film distribution. Financed by fans throu...

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