Daily Archives: March 1, 2017

Kimmel was a wash, so who gets the next shot at hosting the Oscars?

The debacle at the end of the 89th Academy Awards telecast tended to overshadow the obvious — that the show didn’t draw, that the Academy’s (and ABC TV’s) on-and-0ff experiment with putting TV chat show hosts in charge of the … Continue reading

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Movie Review: “Table 19” makes the best of humiliating wedding seating

Tiny profundities, clever twists and a few giggles are the hallmarks of “Table 19,” a wedding comedy with on-the-nose casting and slight, uneven charms. It started life as an off-center idea from the Duplass Brothers, of “Cyrus,” “Jeff, Who Lives … Continue reading

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