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Five Film Favorites: Movies About Television

Six decades ago television was supposedly killing off both the radio and the movie-making industries. Over that span the impact of television on popular culture has had no equal, yet radio is still with us. And, it seems that no … Continue reading

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The Ken Burns Effect

Jeff Bridges and Hailee Steinfeld squint, mumble, and take themselves very seriously in the Coen Brothers’ Here’s a question: Do filmmakers have a responsibility to the words that have inspired readers? If you base your movie on a great novel, are you obligated … Continue reading

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