Daily Archives: December 25, 2015

Movie Review: “Point Break”

All those silly film critics, whipping out their Top Ten Lists without first catching “Point Break.” How COULD they? Call it a hunch. But after a year of blockbuster rehashes masquerading as “sequels”,  here at last is a remake that … Continue reading

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Tarantino and the N-word

Many of us wonder about exactly who gave Quentin Tarantino the license to use the word that, historically (and often hysterically–as in comic) no black person gives any white person permission to use. Axel Rose? Not permitted. Michael Richards? Ditto. … Continue reading

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Movie Review: “Yosemite”

An unsettling dread hangs over the boys of “Yosemite,” a character study built around a couple of interconnected James Franco short stories from his book, “Palo Alto.” Boys talking about death. News reports (set in the early ’80s?) mentioning, about … Continue reading

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