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Five Film Favorites: Cinematic Things from Australia

I have posted this list too late to properly celebrate Australia Day, which occurs annually on 26 January. In fact, my continued lateness has prevented me from using the International Date Line as an excuse. Tardiness aside, I still wanted to … Continue reading

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ANZAC Day Recommendation: Gallipoli

Our Australian and New Zealand readership will not need a primer on ANZAC Day, which will once again roll around on Monday, 25 April.  However, if you reside outside of the antipodes and are unfamiliar with the acronym, it stands for Australian … Continue reading

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What the Oscars Do Well: John Hawkes and Jacki Weaver

Regular readers of this journal will already recognize the futility of railing against the Oscars and how and whom they nominate.  The Oscars will not change, nor are they the necessary guideposts that lead us to great cinema and wonderful artistic performances.  … Continue reading

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