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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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Comedy by the Bunch

Comedy by the Bunch

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Oct 27th 2017

El Weirdo does not have the same resonance in terms of humor or gravity for a movie title as does Bananas (1971), so it was astute of co-writers Woody Allen and Mickey Rose, following their hip and

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The Muti Phenomenon

The Muti Phenomenon

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Apr 12th 2016

Ornella Muti has a handful of noteworthy American movies on her 46-year cinematic resumé, such as her alluring Princess Aura in director Mike Hodges’ outlandish Flash Gordon (1980), an untrustworthy

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John Huston: Boxing Fan

John Huston: Boxing Fan

Posted by Twilight Time on Aug 5th 2015

Southpaw with Jake Gyllenhaal opened in July, Creed with Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallone arrives in theatres this Thanksgiving, but coming in between these two dates on Blu-ray is Sony’s n

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