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HiT Fiction: This ‘Pitch’ Hits Too Close to Reality
4 months ago

HiT Fiction: This ‘Pitch’ Hits Too Close to Reality

“You’ve got five minutes to wow me,” Ms. Biedermeyer said, leaning forward with her elbows on the glass table and her fingers steepled in front of her mouth. “Shoot.”

Trying …
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Meet the Unknown Scribe Behind Three Cult Classics
4 months ago

Meet the Unknown Scribe Behind Three Cult Classics

Sometimes you find yourself a fan of somebody’s work without knowing it.

This doesn’t happen with books. An author’s name is on every page, so you know if you’re a …
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‘Blockbuster’ Reveals That Fateful Spielberg-Lucas Bond
4 months ago

‘Blockbuster’ Reveals That Fateful Spielberg-Lucas Bond

In film school, one of the first things students learn is how art imitates life.

There’s no better example of this than the 1970s, which showed a bleak future for …
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Queensryche, Dream Theater Keep Prog Metal Alive
4 months ago

Queensryche, Dream Theater Keep Prog Metal Alive

The prog rock genre has long been the punching bag of the music industry. That may not be the case anymore.

Progressive stalwarts like Rush, Yes and even the Moody …
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Celebrating a Literary Legend Too Often Ignored
5 months ago

Celebrating a Literary Legend Too Often Ignored

Even if you’ve never read any of Leigh Brackett’s stories, or if the name sounds unfamiliar, you probably know her work.

Try “The Big Sleep” for Bogart fans, “Hatari” and …
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A Unique Way to Honor an Actress Gone Too Soon
5 months ago

A Unique Way to Honor an Actress Gone Too Soon

I was doing online research for my wife when I accidentally came across Heather O’Rourke’s memorial web site.

Obviously I remembered Heather from her signature role of Carol Anne in …
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How Cultural Appropriation Crushes Hollywood
5 months ago

How Cultural Appropriation Crushes Hollywood

When leaked audio revealed Los Angeles acting coach Lesly Kahn urging an out of work Jewish actress to change her name to “Rosa Ramirez,” social justice piranhas went into a …
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Why Bleeding Fool Is Unlike Most Geek News Sites
5 months ago

Why Bleeding Fool Is Unlike Most Geek News Sites

Political correctness dominates the comic book industry as much as everything else in modern times.

It even overwhelms the media outlets covering comic books.

Jamison Ashley noticed this long ago. …
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What’s Changed Since ‘Making a Murderer’ Season 2?
6 months ago

What’s Changed Since ‘Making a Murderer’ Season 2?

For those unfamiliar with the popular Netflix series, “Making a Murderer,” the show follows the murder trials of Steven Avery and his cousin, Brendan Dassey.

The two men were convicted …
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Why ‘The ‘Burbs’ Cult Endures … 30 Years Later
6 months ago

Why ‘The ‘Burbs’ Cult Endures … 30 Years Later

I’ve been a fan of Tom Hanks’ “The ‘Burbs” ever since I first saw it as a 10-year-old on VHS in 1989.

Certainly, I’m not alone in my affection.

The …
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