Beauty and the Beast
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Beauty and the Beast

Nostalgia only goes so far, and isn’t an end in itself. Revival isn’t the problem.…

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Logan
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Logan

A jarringly profane, big-budget bloodbath, Logan ultimately pokes and prods at the nature of this…

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Revisit: Hedwig and the Angry Inch
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Revisit: Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Hedwig is the rare instance of a film adaptation that works better than an earlier…

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts offers a prime example of how to expand a beloved franchise into a…

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Born to Run: by Bruce Springsteen
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Born to Run: by Bruce Springsteen

Boss: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band – The Illustrated History: by Gillian G. Gaar
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Boss: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band – The Illustrated History: by Gillian G. Gaar

A gateway with a steep admission price, and a survey too shallow for those who’d…

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Holy Hell! The Birdcage Turns 20
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Holy Hell! The Birdcage Turns 20

The Birdcage endures, much like those prehistoric relics with colossal phalluses

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Everything Explained That Is Explainable: by Denis Boyles
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Everything Explained That Is Explainable: by Denis Boyles

Boyles indirectly shows how Wikipedia towers so high thanks to some costly scaffolding, first built…

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Revisit: Private Parts
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Revisit: Private Parts

Private Parts best endures, not as a romance, but a still-hilarious workplace comedy.

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: by Jack Thorne
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