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Five Film Favorites: Poetry in the Movies

With the announcement that my favorite poet, Philip Levine, was named the Poet Laureate of the United States, I thought it apropos to write a piece about the moments in movies when poetry is recited, or invoked. The movies below … Continue reading

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Five Film Favorites: Sports Movies

There are plenty of movies about sports. Alas, although there are few gems, most of the movies in this category aren’t particularly good. Hard to say why there are so many bad pictures about sports. But there are a lot … Continue reading

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