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‘Disconnect’ connects audience to reality

Published on April 18th, 2013 | by

By Kevin Cook LD Entertainment’s “Disconnect,” the first non-documentary film from acclaimed “Murderball” director Henry Alex Rubin, quickly began generating considerable buzz when it opened at the Venice and Toronto International Film Festivals. With its nationwide release this …
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Action thriller has fallen off success

Published on April 17th, 2013 | by

By Kevin Cook “Olympus Has Fallen,” the action thriller from Millennium Films about a North Korean attack on the White House, is a calamitous perfect storm of career-worst acting performances, pitiful screenwriting, lackluster direction and inept cinematography that, …
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The Bechdel Test

Published on April 8th, 2013 | by

By Kevin Cook “All these relationships between women, I thought, rapidly recalling the splendid gallery of fictitious women, are too simple. … And I tried to remember any case in the course of my reading where two women …
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Students prepare to unbury the buried

Published on April 4th, 2013 | by

The advent of April brings with it the Center for Creative Works’ yearly Dionysia project, and this year’s incarnation, “Ilium,” tackles the subject of war and loss with Homer’s epic, “The Iliad,” as a frame within …
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Best on Netflix Watch Instantly

Published on March 28th, 2013 | by

Netflix is an awesome repository of television and cinematic works, but finding quality programming on its Watch Instantly lineup can be a tricky proposition. The enormity of the library combined with copyright-law difficulties that prevent Netflix from allowing users …
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