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2010 in Movies: The Year’s Best Movies

Here’s my list of the best films of 2010: 1)  Winter’s Bone; 2) Toy Story 3;  3) The Social Network; 4) The Secrets in their Eyes (El Secreto de Sus Ojos); 5) Rabbit Hole; 6) Black Swan; 7) A Prophet … Continue reading

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2010 in Movies: Documentaries

As usual several documentaries made my list of  Best Movies of 2010:  Inside Job, The Tillman Story, Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work, and Sweetgrass. And there were still more excellent documentaries.  Ken Burns augmented his brilliant Baseball with The … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now (very late August Edition)

Now we’re really down to the August dregs in theaters. Here’s your chance to see some better movies from earlier in the year. Inception, Toy Story 3, The Girl Who Played With Fire, Get Low and The Kids Are All … Continue reading

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DVD of the Week: Sweetgrass

Sweetgrass: This unadorned documentary tells the story of the two (heterosexual) cowboys who drove thousands of sheep on the last sheep drive in Montana’s Beartooth Mountains.  Because it is not dressed up with narration or music, the audience is left with … Continue reading

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Taking Stock – The Best of 2010 So Far

Well, we’re at the halfway point of the movie year – the summer movies are winding down, and the Oscar bait is still ahead of us in the autumn and holidays.  So it’s time to take stock of the year’s … Continue reading

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