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Roger Ebert – beloved film critic dies at the age of 70

Apr 09, 2013 No Comments by

After fighting salivary gland and thyroid cancer for a decade, the famed film critic Roger Ebert died on the morning of April 4 in Chicago at the age of 70. Just two days prior to his death, Ebert announced a “leave of absence.” The closing sentence on his last blog post is as follows: “So […]

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Moonrise Kingdom

Nov 02, 2012 No Comments by

Director Wes Anderson (“The Royal Tenenbaums,” “Fantastic Mr. Fox”) garnered critical acclaim this spring when his latest film, “Moonrise Kingdom,” opened the Cannes Film Festival. Now available for digital download and out on BluRay and DVD on October 16, “Moonrise Kingdom” continues Anderson’s whimsical penchant for tales that speak to the inner child in each […]

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The Master – Film Review

Oct 23, 2012 No Comments by

Every fall a film kicks up Oscar buzz, initiating a blitz of promotion and glad-handing as Hollywood rolls out its “respectable” films. This year one film receiving Hollywoods early accolades is “The Master,” directed by P.T. Anderson. Don’t get me wrong, “The Avengers” was a nice dose of silly fun, but you’re not likely to […]

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