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EXTANT- Halle Berry vs. Everyone Else

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
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The problem with trailers for either films or TV shows, is that if they are too good, they give away too much. Watch a three

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Worth the (Long) Wait
The Clark Art Institute Reopens

Saturday, July 12th, 2014
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When the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts reopened its doors on July 4 after two years of building and renovation, art

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: The War Begins

Friday, July 11th, 2014
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Talking apes! With Big-Ass Spears! When Rise of the Planet of the Apes came out, I was thrilled to see the legendary sci-fi franchise re-booted

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Liar

The Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival –
Back for Its 28th Season: The Liar

Thursday, July 10th, 2014
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It’s a bit buggy, a bit humid, but the laughs come easy at the presentation of The Liar, one of three offerings in this, the

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Spy

John Feffer Hopes His Interrogation
Will Jolt Us Out of Our Complacency

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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John Feffer began working on his new play, Interrogation, shortly before Edward J. Snowden began making headlines for leaking information about U.S. surveillance. Feffer’s inspiration

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Captain America

Flicks For the Fourth of July – Freedom Ring!

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014
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“The United States is the only country with a known birthday.”  James G. Blaine It’s that time of year again when we lay out the

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Snowpiercer -The Whole World on a Train

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
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Know your place. Accept your place. Be a shoe. In the world of Snowpiercer, directed and co-written by Joon-Ho Bong of such cult hits as

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Evil

Deliver Us From Evil: True Crime Exorcism

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
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“I’ve seen a lot of horrible things in my work…but nothing that can’t be explained by human nature.” “Then you haven’t seen true evil.” So

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