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Stream Them If You’ve Got Them: Your Guide To Netflix And Streaming, Apr 17, 2014

Top Netflix Streamer of the Week
G.I. Joe Retaliation
To be clear, this isn’t the “best” streaming title of the week. More like the most well-known, and easiest to make fun of, so I’ve rejiggered my “Top” definition to equal out to what I want it to be. 1,142 more words

Film Drunk

MIDNIGHT IN PARIS: A NOSTALGIC TRIP TO THE GOLDEN ERA

“Nostalgia is denial. Denial of the painful present.”


The story follows Gil Pender, a Hollywood scriptwriter who is trying his hands on writing something substantial, and at the same time going through the dilemma of his marriage and settlement. 289 more words

Movies

Woody Allen is out of place in limp 'Fading Gigolo'

It’s Woody Allen’s thing to be nebbishly uncomfortable, but he is so out of place in John Turturro’s comedy “Fading Gigolo” that even he can’t quite save it. 482 more words

Reviews

Ménage à Deux: Woody Allen and John Turturro Team Up in 'Fading Gigolo'

John Turturro is a gifted and charming actor, but he has a fatal desire to be a film director and is cursed with no talent whatsoever for the job. 556 more words

The Return of the Jazz Age

Fabulous! That’s a once-respectable word that has been sadly relegated, through exhaustion and misuse, to the gallows of the lexicon. It’s so insincere now that you don’t hear it much anymore beyond the floor shows of Vegas, but if the shoe fits… 1,409 more words

Great Expectations (Movies that impressed or depressed)

You know when you put off renting a movie for a while, because it stars an actor that sets your teeth on edge, or it got bad reviews, or it got great reviews, but you’re sure you won’t like it? 1,353 more words

Rambles