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Meet the Parents, 50 Years Apart

Meet the Parents, 50 Years Apart

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 12th 2017

Times change, stories evolve, traditions are shaken and perhaps shattered, relevant commentaries are made on the times we live in. Take the framing device of an independent-minded white girl bringi

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Suddenly This Summer

Suddenly This Summer

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jul 6th 2017

So much of the controversial content of and colorful lore surrounding the film version of Tennessee Williams’ startling 1958 one-act play Suddenly, Last Summer (1959) is overheated that it’s a wond

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Simmering Hi-Def Summer

Simmering Hi-Def Summer

Posted by Mike Finnegan on May 15th 2017

The summer wind blows hot and fierce with Twilight Time’s five-film midsummer lineup, with one North American premiere of a distinguished historical saga from Japan, plus four other tantalizing tit

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Mother's Birthday Wishes

Mother's Birthday Wishes

Posted by Mike Finnegan on May 12th 2017

The cusp of Mother’s Day weekend also brings the confluence of today marking the birthday of three gifted ladies who played mothers memorably coping with difficult homestead situations in a trio of

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Holliday Holidays

Holliday Holidays

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 28th 2015

’Twas the day after Christmas 1950 when a late holiday present was delivered to New York moviegoers: the film version of Garson Kanin’s hit Broadway comedy Born Yesterday. Inside the box was a gift

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