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‘Confessions’ of a Bootstrap Web Series Production
3 years ago

‘Confessions’ of a Bootstrap Web Series Production

“Can’t sleep. Staring at ‘Confessions’ right now. We can crowd fund this and do it ourselves next summer. Am I just being nuts right now?”

We had been working on a …
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Why ‘Little Boy’ Captures Wonder, Innocence of Childhood
4 years ago

Why ‘Little Boy’ Captures Wonder, Innocence of Childhood

I’ve always related to the underdog, since in many ways I’ve lived an underdog life (a Mexican immigrant who came to this country as a teenager with broken English and …
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Why Trevor Noah’s Twitter Troubles Matter
4 years ago

Why Trevor Noah’s Twitter Troubles Matter

And most often, when a comedy routine features controversial jokes, it doesn’t make international news. But this week, Trevor Noah’s tweets were heard around the world, raising concern about “The Daily …
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‘Best of Enemies’ Offers Fair Look at Culture Wars Then, Now
4 years ago

‘Best of Enemies’ Offers Fair Look at Culture Wars Then, Now

The behind-the-scenes account captures the explosive televised debates between liberal Gore Vidal and conservative William F. Buckley Jr.

Co-director Robert Gordon spoke after the recent SXSW screening of the masterfully …
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Why Fantasy Films Matter More than Ever
4 years ago

Why Fantasy Films Matter More than Ever

The short answer for me would be “yes.” I would be perfectly happy to give that simple answer and stroll off into the sunset, whistling “The Greatest Adventure” from the …
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History Takes a Drubbing from ‘Sons of Liberty’
4 years ago

History Takes a Drubbing from ‘Sons of Liberty’

“Sons of Liberty” is not just playing fast and loose with reality but completely distorting basic history.

The six-hour miniseries’ main character, Sam Adams (Ben Barnes), who was in his …
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‘American Sniper’ Exposes Political Left
4 years ago

‘American Sniper’ Exposes Political Left

“American Sniper,” starring Bradley Cooper as Chris Kyle, is not just a movie; it is an awakening of integrative symbols vital to our existence as a nation state. Indeed, every …
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Hollywood’s Cowardly ‘Interview’ Pose Par for the Course
4 years ago

Hollywood’s Cowardly ‘Interview’ Pose Par for the Course

The story speaks to a larger truth: Hollywood has become populated by meek and weak-willed cowards, in some cases hiding behind their Twitter accounts like Seth Rogen and Michael Moore …
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Comic Jimmy Dore: Hillary Clinton Is to the ‘Right of Nixon’
4 years ago

Comic Jimmy Dore: Hillary Clinton Is to the ‘Right of Nixon’

A political comic in the same sphere as Bill Maher and Dennis Miller, Dore has had two hour-long Comedy Central specials including “Citizen Jimmy,” hosts the nationally syndicated “The Jimmy …
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7 Ways Indie Filmmakers Can Draw a Crowd
4 years ago

7 Ways Indie Filmmakers Can Draw a Crowd

It was a 35-day campaign to raise funds to support the P&A budget for a film called “American Mustang.” After endless hours of work and coffee consumption, we hit $20,000 just …
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