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Netflix’s ‘E-Team’ Captures Journalist James Foley’s Bravery
5 years ago

Netflix’s ‘E-Team’ Captures Journalist James Foley’s Bravery

Before that horrific murder, Foley traveled to some of the world’s most dangerous places to record crimes against humanity.

The new documentary “E-Team,” available exclusively at Netflix, captures how Human Rights …
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Veteran Critic Joanna Langfield Embraces New Media
5 years ago

Veteran Critic Joanna Langfield Embraces New Media

Langfield was producing several talk shows in New York City when she talked herself into reviewing both film and theatrical shows for a morning drive program. That led to appearances on both …
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HiT Rewind: ‘Last Chance Harvey’ (2008)
5 years ago

HiT Rewind: ‘Last Chance Harvey’ (2008)

Hollywood doesn’t do many favors for actors north of 60, let alone 70.

The 2008 film “Last Chance Harvey” is a minor miracle for two reasons. It lets Hoffman shine …
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President Reagan Biopic Lands Latin America Distributor
5 years ago

President Reagan Biopic Lands Latin America Distributor

The folks behind “Reagan,” based on a pair of books by Paul Kengor (“God and Ronald Reagan: A Spiritual Life” and “The Crusader: Ronald Reagan and the Fall of Communism”) …
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‘Right Hand of God’ Warns of Surveillance State Abuses
5 years ago

‘Right Hand of God’ Warns of Surveillance State Abuses

A small slice of that story inspired his newest film short.

“With all this going on, there was also the NSA operatives who were keeping tabs on their boyfriends, girlfriends, …
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Seth Meyers Keeps Left’s ‘War on Women’ Meme Alive
5 years ago

Seth Meyers Keeps Left’s ‘War on Women’ Meme Alive

By  •  TV, Opinion

Comedian Seth Meyers didn’t get the memo, apparently.

The star of “Late Night with Seth Meyers” emceed Wednesday’s Natural Resources Defense Council’s Night of Comedy, and he used the GOP’s …
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Conservative Chicks Urge GOP to Embrace Pop Culture
5 years ago

Conservative Chicks Urge GOP to Embrace Pop Culture

Brassy, bold and brimming with humor, Miriam Weaver and Amy Jo Clark bring a new brand of right-leaning banter to their Indianapolis radio show and blog. The duo added authorship to their collective …
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‘Sober House’ Star: Lena Dunham’s Confessions Not Partisan Fodder
5 years ago

‘Sober House’ Star: Lena Dunham’s Confessions Not Partisan Fodder

Dunham’s “Not That Kind of Girl” finds the HBO star recalling how she would plant long kisses on her much younger sister, touch her sister’s private area and other actions that could …
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Why It’s Time for David Letterman to Leave Late Night
5 years ago

Why It’s Time for David Letterman to Leave Late Night

By  •  TV, Opinion

Jay Leno’s exit from “The Tonight Show” earlier this year happened without his direct consent, but he, too, left the TV landscape as a ratings king.

David Letterman’s audience isn’t …
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HiT Movie Review: ‘Interstellar’
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5 years ago

HiT Movie Review: ‘Interstellar’

So why will many view director Christopher Nolan’s latest film as a disappointment?

Nolan is no stranger to narrative overload, and once again he packs the screen with more ambition, …
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