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F.I.L.M. of the Week (July 23, 2015)

In light of the recent spate of thinkpieces written without having seen the movie in discussion, I do not wish to continue this shameful trend by discussing the (at the time of publishing) unseen “ 395 more words

Movie Reviews

MOVIE REVIEW | Whitey: United States v. James J Bulger (2014)

“Of course I lied.  Im a criminal”

When Osama Bin Laden was topping the charts at number one on the American Most Wanted list, hot at number two was Boston gangster, James “Whitey” Bulger.  466 more words


Flash Movie Review: Crude

It made a cool spaceship without its razor blade. There was an old metal razor in the cabinet below the sink that I would take out and pretend it was a spaceship. 440 more words

Film Festival Winner

On the Media: 'The Jinx' and Confessions

Curiously enough, there is actually a precedent for the news that broke over the weekend with a blockbuster HBO documentary playing an outsized role in an ongoing media sensation of a criminal case. 203 more words


R. I. P. Bruce Sinofsky

Tragic news: documentary filmmaker Bruce Sinofsky has passed away at the age of 58 after a fight with diabetes.  Sinofsky was one of the finest documentarians working today.   155 more words