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The Boondock Saints II: All Saint’s Day

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The Boondock Saints II: All Saint’s Day Directed by Troy Duffy Runtime: 117 min. “Pulp Fiction with soul,” was what Boston-born, indie-hack-that-could Troy Duffy’s first screenplay, The Boondock Saints, was crassly dubbed by Hollywood insiders. Duffy, more memorable for the story of his rise and meteoric fall from prominence, is not really interested in the [&hellip
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Big Fan

Written by Simon Abrams on . Posted in Arts & Film, Posts

Big FanDirected by Robert D. SiegelRuntime: 86 min. With Big Fan, screenwriter Robert Siegel’s directorial debut, the schmaltz-meister that wrote The Wrestler shows us that he’s grown leaps and bounds as an artist in the span of just one year. Big Fan tempers the tragic sap of Mickey Rourke’s deadly serious comeback with a healthy [&hellip
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