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November 25, 2014

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Chasing Amy

Posted October 12, 2014 by D. K. Holm

Gone Girl isn't just the new thriller by David Fincher based on a wildly popular and controversial book. It is many more movies in one. It's an object lesson in... More


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Steffon Made a Movie!

Posted September 26, 2014 by D. K. Holm

In a funny recent article at The Vulture, Kyle Buchanan writes about the strange phenomenon of "doppelgänger movies," or films that have a similar theme or setting or story that... More


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They Shoot by Night

Posted September 19, 2014 by D. K. Holm

As an adjunct to this week's podcast, No. 112, here is a closer look at the  Noir City Festival at the Hollywood Theatre over the September 19-21, 2014,  weekend. D.... More


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Brando Redux

Posted September 11, 2014 by D. K. Holm

Though there are several films like it in American history, The Drop proves to be one of the best of its kind. It's a no-nonsense, straightforward crime story with no... More


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Out Like Flynn

Posted by D. K. Holm

The Last Days of Robin Hood is a minor, entertaining film about the final years of Errol Flynn and his relationship with aspiring actress Beverly Aadland. Flynn reportedly met the... More


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TV Outbacks: Fargo

Posted June 22, 2014 by D. K. Holm

Some years ago I came up with the sub-noir genre film soleil, consisting of crime thrillers set in sunny climes and with a different moral alignment than the typical films noirs... More


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TV Outbacks: Hannibal

Posted by D. K. Holm

Hannibal recently completed its second of two 13-episode seasons, airing on NBC Friday nights, with a third season slated for next year. Fridays and Saturdays are currently considered dead zones... More


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Louise

Posted June 20, 2014 by D. K. Holm

Obvious Child is the latest mumblecore-curious indie rom-com, and looks to become a modest hit as an anti-Juno as it tells the tale of a stand up comedienne who becomes pregnant... More


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Back to the Future

Posted June 13, 2014 by D. K. Holm

Another "death" movie recently released last weekend along with Fault in Our Stars and Edge of Tomorrow is A Million Ways to Die in the West, and I'm baffled as to why... More


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Deja Vu All Over Again

Posted June 6, 2014 by D. K. Holm

As it  invades our thoughts at three in the morning, so now has death invaded a "big movie" summer weekend. The dual release of Edge of Tomorrow and The Fault... More


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