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TV Fathers Are Not Role Models

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014
by on Living Around

Every generation has one – that TV dad who seems to be perfect. He is a respected professional, admired by the community, and manages his

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Enough Said

The Elegance of Comedy:
Nicole Holofcener’s Enough Said

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013
by on Playing Around

Looking over Nicole Holofcener’s filmography, one cannot help but notice a flavor, a brilliant feminine touch that transforms her stories of loneliness, friendship and late

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Violet and Daisy

Violet and Daisy – Baby-Faced Hit Gals

Sunday, June 16th, 2013
by on Playing Around

In 2010, Geoffrey Fletcher received an Oscar for Writing (Adapted Screenplay) for Precious, based on the novel Push by Sapphire. He was named by Variety

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Roman Polanski’s Carnage

Sunday, December 11th, 2011
by on Playing Around

There’s always a danger adapting a stage play for film, particularly when the 2009 Broadway version was lauded for its terrific cast, won the Tony

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God of Carnage—Visceral Parenting

Sunday, July 5th, 2009
by on Playing Around

When my daughter was seven, we gave in and bought her two hamsters. That summer we rented a house in Westchester and took the two

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