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Three days left to pledge support on Kickstarter for indie film "Durant's Never Closes" starring Tom Sizemore

Durant’s classic steakhouse in Downtown Phoenix is possibly the city’s most famous dining destination. Its late owner, Jack Durant, is certainly one of the city’s most mysterious and compelling figures. 126 more words

PHOENIX Magazine

Video of the Week: "The Outfit"

Our video for this week is a nifty montage of scenes from John Flynn‘s gritty homage to film noir, The Outfit (1973). It showcases the film’s superb score by… 43 more words

Timothy Carey

The Living Daylights

PLOT (spoiler alert!!!):

James Bond—Agent 007—is assigned to aid the defection of a KGB officer, General Georgi Koskov, covering his escape from a concert hall in Bratislava, Czechoslovakia during the orchestra’s intermission. 1,345 more words

Movie Reviews

The Red List, by Stephen Cushman

Free associative, erudite, and funny, The Red List, by Stephen Cushman “begins and ends with the bald eagle, a bird once on the verge of extinction that now thrives.” Despite its naturalistic start, this is very much a long poem for the Digital Age. 756 more words

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