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Cairo It Is

May 18th, 2011 · No Comments

Whoever said that talking about politics, religion or sex on a blind date was a bad idea could just have easily applied that rule to movies. Or maybe like Peter Venkman said, it’s more of a guideline than a rule. I caught two movies recently that were the flip side of the same coin: independently […]

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Tags: Interrogation · Midlife crisis · Road trip · Train · Unconventional romance

Twelve For A Long Time

October 1st, 2010 · 5 Comments

As days get shorter, nights get longer and All Hallow’s Eve beckons, I can say that I won’t be wandering the streets dressed as Chewbacca begging for candy. What I can’t say is whether or not at my age, horror movies still have any surprises left in them. In the search for originality, it’d be […]

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Tags: Based on novel · Bathtub scene · Beasts and monsters · Coming of age · Cult favorite · Drunk scene · Femme fatale · Forensic evidence · Psycho killer · Supernatural · Train

Even Hell Has Its Heroes

August 16th, 2010 · 2 Comments

Roman Polanski was born August 18, 1933 in Paris. The sordid details of his flight from the United States in 1978 have often overshadowed discussion of the director’s work, which at the age of 77, includes one of the best films of 2010. Is he a world class filmmaker? In the month of August, I […]

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Tags: Ambiguous ending · Based on novel · Dreams and visions · Femme fatale · Murder mystery · Road trip · Supernatural · Train