Daily Archives: November 6, 2020

Movie Review: Kentucky siblings split up when “Men Go to Battle”

Civil War movies have always been a rare thing, so I was surprised to run across “Men Go to Battle” a few years late. It came out the same year as the far more conventional “Field of Lost Shoes,” and … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Thinking of switching universes? Try to avoid “Explusion”

The idea of multiple universes, multiple realities, multiple “outcomes” to life and our existence gets a sleep-inducing workout in “Expulsion,” a no-budget thriller about scientists who DIY a teeny tiny Haldron Collider in a desert Southwest garage. Indifferently-acted, with funereal … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Heavy petting in a Portland pandemic? “Love in Dangerous Times”

You never want to “grade on the curve” when it comes to film reviews. But “Love in Dangerous Times” comes as close to earning an exception as anything I’ve come across of late. It’s a no-budget indie romance about loneliness … Continue reading

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“Goldfinger” back in cinemas this weekend!

A little celebration of Sean as Bond, at AMC and (I think) other cinemas with an eye toward using nostalgia and our affection for Sean Connery, who just died at 90, to lure in patrons. C’mon out. Party like it’s … Continue reading

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