Monthly Archives: March 2012

Movie Review: GOON

Release date: March 30, 2012 (ltd., wider release April 13, 2012) Directed by: Michael Dowse Screenplay by: Jay Baruchel & Evan Goldberg Inspired by the book “Goon: The True Story of an Unlikely Journey into Minor League Hockey” by Adam … Continue reading

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Movie Review: MIRROR MIRROR

Release Date: March 30, 2012 Directed by: Tarsem Singh Dhandwar Screenplay by: Marc Klein and Jason Keller Story by: Melisa Wallack Based on the fairy tale by: The Brothers Grimm Cast: Julia Roberts, Lily Collins, Armie Hammer, Nathan Lane, Mare … Continue reading

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Doing a Literal Shout Out, or, Finding One’s Voice on a Mic

Years ago, as an actress and singer, I exploited others’ words. But after I decided to swap performing on stage with performing on paper, I ended up exploiting my own darn words. With over ten years’ of writing under my … Continue reading

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Movie Review: BEING FLYNN

Directed by: Paul Weitz Screenplay by: Paul Weitz Based on the Memoir “Another Bullshit Night in Such City” by: Nick Flynn Cast: Robert De Niro, Paul Dano, Olivia Thirlby, Lili Taylor, Wes Studi, Julianne Moore Rating: R Running Time: 102 … Continue reading

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Movie Review: THE HUNGER GAMES

Release date: March 23, 2012 Directed by: Gary Ross Screenplay by: Gary Ross and Suzanne Collins and Billy Ray Based on the YA novel: “The Hunger Games” by: Suzanne Collins Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth … Continue reading

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Movie Review: 21 JUMP STREET

Release date: March 16, 2012 Directed by: Phil Lord & Christopher Miller Screenplay by: Michael Bacall Story by: Michael Bacall & Jonah Hill Based on the television series by: Patrick Hasburgh & Stephen J. Cannell Cast: Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum, … Continue reading

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Movie Review: JEFF, WHO LIVES AT HOME

Release date: March 16, 2012 Written and Directed by: Jay Duplass and Mark Duplass Cast: Jason Segel, Ed Helms, Susan Sarandon, Judy Greer, Rae Dawn Chong Rating: R Running Time: 83 minutes In a meta cosmic world, perhaps the fact … Continue reading

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Long Arm of the Law Reaching Up U.S. Women’s Skirts … and then some

by: Kimberly Gadette Back in 2006, I wrote a political commentary entitled “Long Arm of the Law Reaching Up U.S. Women’s Skirts” While my initial commentary was a reaction to an ’06 South Dakota abortion law, though the names have … Continue reading

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