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Talking About March's Big, Edgy Quiller Fix

Talking About March's Big, Edgy Quiller Fix

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jan 7th 2019

Sleuths and spies, lookalikes and lowlifes – all in breathless situations over their heads – comprise a comedic and suspenseful four-title, 43-year-spanning March Twilight Time roster welcoming severa

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Gratitude for Mike

Gratitude for Mike

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 6th 2017

Lasting legacies in any field have their ups and downs, and that of the extraordinary director/producer/comedian/ mentor-of-careers Mike Nichols (1931-2014), born 86 years ago today, was no excepti

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From a Butler Metaphor to the Nobel Prize

From a Butler Metaphor to the Nobel Prize

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Oct 6th 2017

For internationally acclaimed novelist Kazuo Ishiguro, born nearly 60 years ago in Japan and raised since age 5 in England, it was there on the page and remained so on the screen. His masterful boo

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The Remains of Greatness

The Remains of Greatness

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 5th 2015

The magnificent moviemaking troika of producer Ismail Merchant, director James Ivory and screenwriter Ruth Prawer Jhabvala was always noted for developing its own projects and had come into its own

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