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TV Review: See It, Hear It, Feel It

Written by Doug Strassler on . Posted in Film

kiefer Kiefer Sutherland returns to FOX in another heavy show “I’m 4,161 days old,” says Jake the young protagonist of the new FOX series Touch, which just screened the series pilot prior to a proper March 19 premiere. Jake (David Mazouz) is obsessed with numbers, and uses them to find ways to bring people together. A numismatist like this suggests that [&hellip
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Film Review: Coriolanus

Written by Doug Strassler on . Posted in Film

coriolanus “There are only three great Shakespeare movies,” Harvey Weinstein said last night at the Paris Theater. “Laurence Olivier’s Hamlet, Laurence Olivier’s Henry V, and Coriolanus.” How convenient, then, that Weinstein was introducing the U.S. premiere of Coriolanus, the directorial debut of actor Ralph Fiennes. Weinstein may have been his typically hyperbolic self, but he was not inaccurate. Fiennes’ adaptation of the [&hellip
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Golden Globe Nominations: The Reaction

Written by Doug Strassler on . Posted in Film

gglobes Awards season kicked into high gear this week with nominations for awards from the Broadcast Critics’ Association and the Screen Actors Guild announced. But it was the nods announced for the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s 69th annual Golden Globes that most awards-mongers salivate over, and in this case, baited breath quickly shifted to a yawn. Why? [&hellip
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