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LITTLE MAN TATE (1991) - Amazing movie about an amazing child

In her directorial debut Little Man Tate, Jodie Foster exhibits the same innate, glorious intelligence that she has personified so beautifully as an actress in movies such as… 402 more words

I paid to see that: The Associate

Just because cross-dressing worked in “Tootsie,” and “Mrs. Doubtfire,” it doesn’t mean ir should be tried in more comedy movies. These two movies were the exceptions thanks to solid scripts, and great casting. 606 more words


FAMILY Movie Scene of the Day: Family Values - from THE BIRDCAGE (1996)

After discovering that Val’s (Dan Futterman) family isn’t as normal as he thought, Senator Keeley (Gene Hackman) tries to leave the party.

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Bright Lights, Big City (1988)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 4 out of 10

4-Word Review: He’s hooked on cocaine.

Jamie (Michael J. Fox) is a 24-year-old living in the big city and working as a fact checker for a national magazine. 623 more words


Not Long Now

Beckett blinded his characters.  He struck them mute, rendered them impotent.  He crippled them, starved them, widowed them, and burdened them with diseases.  But he never abandoned his affection for them. 303 more words


Staff Picks: 'Chewing Gum,' 'The Lost City of Z,' 'The Mad Magician'

Need a great book to read, album to listen to, or TV show to get hooked on? The Flavorwire team is here to help: in this weekly feature, our editorial staffers recommend the cultural object or experience they’ve enjoyed most in the past seven days. 1,222 more words

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March 28: Happy Birthday Reba McEntire and Lady Gaga

Our recent abundance of musical birthdays continues today.  Our headliners today are known, respectively, as the Queen of Country and the Princess of Pop (although neither is the sole claimant to her title). 1,251 more words

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