Daily Archives: November 6, 2017

Preview: “Fifty Shades Freed” brings it all to an, um, end?

Remember all that fuss, the actors who quit “Fifty Shades of Grey” before the cameras rolled? Whatever the financial payoff, three films into this franchise have proven this much. The sterile, kinky female wish fulfillment fantasy trilogy hasn’t made stars … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Kids, separated across time, are “Wonderstruck” at the big city

      Two children, separated by half a century, experience the marvels of the Big City as they explore it, alone, in “Wonderstruck,” Todd Haynes’ fanciful film of the Brian Selznick novel. Adults are invited to tap into the … Continue reading

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Movie Reviewing, Studio Publicists and the Dreaded E-word — “Embargo”

In the interest of transparency, and perhaps to avoid shipping out another form email to a studio publicist irate over which “embargo” they’ve placed on whatever movie they have entering the marketplace, let me put a few thoughts down here … Continue reading

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