Daily Archives: August 17, 2013

Movie Review: “The Artist and the Model” could have used a little color

It sometimes seems there is but one story the movies can tell about artists. The great painter/sculptor/musician/actor finds his “muse,” and completes some great work. We saw it most recently in the French movie about the last months of the … Continue reading

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Weekend Box Office: “Butler” opens big, “Kick Ass” doesn’t

The Weinsteins had to settle for a mediated title — “Lee Daniels’ The Butler.” But they wisely opened it at the same time of year as “The Help,” just after the summer blockbusters. Just as the movie audience is in … Continue reading

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