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Murray’s ‘Loopers’ Gives Caddies an Overdue Salute
8 months ago

Murray’s ‘Loopers’ Gives Caddies an Overdue Salute

“Loopers: The Caddie’s Long Walk” is a documentary about golf caddies.

Wait! Keep reading. I swear, this movie is a lot of fun, even if you couldn’t tell a bogie …
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One Unforgettable Road Trip Sparks ‘Cancer Rebellion’
8 months ago

One Unforgettable Road Trip Sparks ‘Cancer Rebellion’

I was fifteen years old. Just got my driver’s permit. Just asked a girl on a date. Just discovered The Clash. Just diagnosed with Leukemia.

Needless to say it was …
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7 Amazingly Atypical Conservative Film Characters
9 months ago

7 Amazingly Atypical Conservative Film Characters

If you want proof how thoroughly biased Hollywood is, take a look at how conservatives are portrayed on-screen.

They’re not all treated as evil, but they almost always fit into …
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HiT Fiction: This ‘Pitch’ Hits Too Close to Reality
9 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
9 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
9 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
9 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
10 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
10 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
10 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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