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Hilarity by the Bunch: Bananas

Hilarity by the Bunch: Bananas

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Apr 30th 2018

CNN’s recent “fact-based” promotional campaign has fruitfully accorded new prominence on the importance of apples (equated with “the actual truth”) and bananas (equated with “fake news”). “Botanically

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March Preorders / Loudly and Clearly Heard

March Preorders / Loudly and Clearly Heard

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Mar 7th 2018

Calling all cop, criminal-element and car-chase enthusiasts, as well as aficionados of psychotic dementia and metropolitan menace. Twilight Time’s new releases bring the heights of Hollywood starpo

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Alternate Actress Awardees

Alternate Actress Awardees

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Feb 22nd 2018

The final deadline for membership voting on the 90th Academy Awards® for 2017 movies closes next Tuesday, and it’s always interesting to pull out one’s dog-eared copy of film historian Danny Peary’

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Vanessa's Matter-of-Fact Dedication

Vanessa's Matter-of-Fact Dedication

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jan 30th 2017

Vanessa Redgrave, who marks the milestone birthday of 80 today, was mildly matter-of-fact in her 1994 autobiography about how she secured the role that would win her an Academy Award®. She was makin

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