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Stars Hollow

Here’s the dark secret in Gilmore Girls that no one ever talks about: Stars Hollow lies in the grip of a shadowy fertility cabal that rules the lives of its denizens — and even their folk elsewhere — with terrible certainty. 239 more words

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In Praise of D. A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus: 'We Were Beholders'

In 1953, Donn Alan “D. A.” Pennebaker produced and directed his first film, Daybreak Express, a vivid, dizzying tribute to New York City’s elevated subways. 745 more words


FILM REVIEW: Two Days One Night

Two Days One Night (Jean-Pierre Dardenne & Luc Dardenne, 2014)

Marion Cotillard and French film. Usually a good mix, except that this film wasn’t even French, but Belgian. 441 more words

in the night… in the dark…

An evil old house, the kind some people call ‘haunted,’ is like an undiscovered country waiting to be explored.

Robert Wise’s 1963 The Haunting (adapted from Shirley Jackson’s… 180 more words

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Cinema Verite: "I May Get Audited..."

One of the best campaign hooks I’ve ever heard …

Now, how would Ryan solve this problem? Probably like this.

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Girls' Best Friend

“Gentlemen Prefer Blondes is a romping example of female agency in limited circumstances. These women work and play together, wresting their power and pleasures from the hands of men with relish.” … 23 more words

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