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Bullets Over Broadway – A Near Miss

Sunday, April 20th, 2014
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Bullets Over Broadway joins Big Fish, Bridges of Madison County, and Rocky as less than successful translations from film to stage Still, the show’s potential

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Going for the Gold

Saturday, March 1st, 2014
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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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2013 – We Survive A Year of Computer Meltdowns,
Government Shutdowns, and Embrace A New Pope

Friday, January 17th, 2014
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Depending upon your point of view, the number 13 signals bad luck or good luck. There was plenty of both in 2013. Washington was responsible

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2011 – A Year Filled with Great Cultural Events
And Too Many Tragedies

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014
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Woman Around Town began as a website for women in New York and Washington, D.C., but after two years we discovered we were being read

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The Commons of Pensacola – Fallout

Saturday, November 30th, 2013
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Playwright Amanda Peet’s Ruth Madoff-like character, Judith (Blythe Danner), is a different take on the legal and social consequences than Woody Allen’s film Jasmine. Relegated

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The Elegance of Comedy:
Nicole Holofcener’s Enough Said

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013
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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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Paris – Edward Rutherfurd Takes on the City of Lights

Saturday, August 24th, 2013
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Was Paris now at peace with herself? She had suffered and survived, seen empires rise and fall. Chaos and dictatorship, monarchy and republic: Paris had

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Blue Jasmine – Woody Allen Goes Back To Being Dark

Friday, August 2nd, 2013
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She’s not just broke-she’s all screwed up. This observation by sister Ginger (Sally Hawkins) admirably sums up Jasmine (Cate Blanchett) the titular anti-heroine of Blue

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