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Ellen

Going for the Gold

Saturday, March 1st, 2014
by on Playing Around

This year Hollywood decided to delay handing out those gold statues while athletes were battling for gold medals in Sochi. The delay however has made

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2010 Year

2010 – From the Winter Games to the Arab Spring

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
by on Living Around

2010 was a year that began with the Olympic Winter Games in Canada and ended with the Arab Spring in the Middle East. In between,

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Sandra

Gravity: Sitting in a Tin Can Far Above the World…

Friday, October 4th, 2013
by on Playing Around

Life in space is impossible. So goes the narrative exposition that kicks off Alfonso Cuaron’s (Children of Men, Y Tu Mama Tambien) dizzying new masterpiece

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Shorts

Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy
Combine for a Hilarious Duo in The Heat

Friday, June 28th, 2013
by on Playing Around

The funniest film of the summer (make that, the year) has arrived. Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy are a female force to be reckoned with

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At Any Price Worth Every Penny

Friday, May 3rd, 2013
by on Playing Around

A tale of deception, betrayal, and family solidarity, At Any Price gives credence to the old adage, “Corn is King.” In a time when climate

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Merrie

Summer Fun—Watching Films Outdoors

Saturday, June 4th, 2011
by on Playing Around

The drive-in is long gone, but we can still enjoy outdoor movies in the summertime. Bring a blanket, pack a picnic supper, gather a group

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Oscar 2010—The Good Guys—And The Bad Guys—Win

Saturday, March 6th, 2010
by on Playing Around

So many movies. So little time. Watching the Academy Awards is always more fun when you’ve seen most or all of the nominated films and

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The Blind Side—The Perfect Holiday Film

Sunday, December 6th, 2009
by on Playing Around

Rarely does a movie come along that can draw in men, women, and children. The Blind Side does just that and is turning into the

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