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Top Ten Films of 2016 – Reinventing Genre, Celebrating Cinema?

The presentation of the Academy Awards is the perfect time to reflect on what the best movies of the previous year really were.  As opposed to scrambling out a top ten list that gets heavily influenced by all of the year-end Oscar bait, taking some time to consider, and even revisit favorites a few months… Continue reading Top Ten Films of 2016 – Reinventing Genre, Celebrating Cinema?

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‘Everybody Wants Some!!’ – Linklater’s spiritual sequel to ‘Dazed and Confused’?

In 1993, Richard Linklater wrote and directed the seminal ’70s hang-out flick, ‘Dazed and Confused,’ an immensely entertaining movie about the last day of school in an unnamed Texas town that launched the acting careers of the likes of Ben Affleck, Matthew McConaughey, Milla Jovovich, Parker Posey, and many more.  He’s back at it with ‘Everybody Wants… Continue reading ‘Everybody Wants Some!!’ – Linklater’s spiritual sequel to ‘Dazed and Confused’?