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2015 Academy Awards — Predictions and Preferences

The 2015 film year pointedly illustrates Hollywood’s strategy to save the best for last. While “Woman in Gold,” Woody Allen’s “The Irrational Man,” and “Me and Earl and the Dying … Continue reading

February 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Golden Globe Chatter — Literally

The movie year is looking more and more like a basketball game. Only the last quarter seems to count, and little matters at all until you get to the playoffs, … Continue reading

January 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Rocky — Winter Garden Theatre, New York

What the Broadway musical rendition of “Rocky” captures best is the heart of the 1976 movie that catapulted Sylvester Stallone and Philadelphia’s Art Museum steps to lasting, indelible fame. Andy … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · 3 Comments

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