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Thurston Moore: Demolished Thoughts

Thurston Moore: Demolished Thoughts

Jordan Ardanaz May 24, 2011 0

Thurston Moore Demolished Thoughts Rating: 4.1/5.0 Label: Matador Thurston Moore’s tenure with perennial noise-rock outfit Sonic Youth has cut a wide swath in the culture of experimental pop music. Having been a founding member

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The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls

The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls

Shannon Gramas May 23, 2011 0

The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Dir: Leanne Pooley Rating: 3.3/5.0 Argot Pictures 84 Minutes Sense of humor is notoriously difficult to translate: what an Inuit fisherman finds funny, for example, is not necessarily the

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Revisit: Smiles of a Summer Night

Revisit: Smiles of a Summer Night

David Harris May 23, 2011 0

Revisit: Smiles of a Summer Night Dir: Ingmar Bergman 1955 Revisit is a series of reviews highlighting past releases that now deserve a second look. A title card during the credit sequence of Smiles

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Louder Than a Bomb

Louder Than a Bomb

Nathan Kamal May 22, 2011 0

Louder Than A Bomb Dir: Greg Jacobs & Jon Siskel Rating: 3.5/5.0 Balcony Releasing 99 Minutes These facts are quickly presented in the first few minutes of Louder Than a Bomb: the film takes

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Pirates of the Carribean: On Stranger Tides

Pirates of the Carribean: On Stranger Tides

Danny Djeljosevic May 19, 2011 0

Pirates of the Carribean: On Stranger Tides Dir: Rob Marshall Rating: 1.7/5.0 Walt Disney Pictures 137 Minutes I’m convinced that Pirates of the Carribean: On Stranger Tides is a film about the making of

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Amor de Días: Street of the Love of Days

Amor de Días: Street of the Love of Days

Joe Clinkenbeard May 18, 2011 0

Amor de Días Street of the Love of Days Rating: 4.0/5.0 Label: Merge Not content to simply allude to each other in song any longer, the Clientele’s Alasdair Maclean and Pipas’ Lupe Núñez-Fernández have

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City of Life and Death

City of Life and Death

Dan Seeger May 18, 2011 0

City of Life and Death Dir: Lu Chuan Rating: 4.5/5.0 Kino International 133 Minutes The Second Sino-Japanese War started in July 1937 after years of skirmishes had escalated into full-on conflict. Largely taking place

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True Legend

True Legend

Shannon Gramas May 18, 2011 1

True Legend Dir: Yuen Woo-ping Rating: 1.9/5.0 Indomina Releasing 115 Minutes

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Hesher

Hesher

Danny Djeljosevic May 16, 2011 0

Hesher Dir: Spencer Susser Rating: 4.0/5.0 Wrekin Hill Entertainment 100 Minutes Hesher is a cinematic high wire act, the kind where you watch from below, totally expecting the film to stumble and then plummet

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Everything Must Go

Everything Must Go

Danny Djeljosevic May 15, 2011 0

Everything Must Go Dir: Dan Rush Rating: 3.6/5.0 Roadside Attractions 96 Minutes The most telling bit about Everything Must Go is not that it’s an indie film starring Will Ferrell. That just signals the

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