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Easter in New York

Easter in New York

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Mar 21st 2016

Debuting 52 years ago this week as the Great Easter Show attraction at Radio City Music Hall, The World of Henry Orient (1964) seemed particularly apropos for the locale. Not only was it a family-fr

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The Risk in the Detail

The Risk in the Detail

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 15th 2015

To be or not to be…Johnny Hooker or Billy Buddusky? Jack Nicholson liked both scripts he was offered, those of The Sting (1973) and The Last Detail (1973), but he opted for the latter because he fou

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Goodwill in Bad Times: Raining Stones

Goodwill in Bad Times: Raining Stones

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Oct 7th 2015

Pope Francis I’s recent visit to the U.S. reinforced the Catholic Church’s outreach to uplift the poor and downtrodden. Pundits have disagreed on the effects of the pontiff’s pilgrimage, particularl

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