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Man with arms around woman's neck from the back
12 August 2016

In the same way that Bronx-born, Brooklyn-raised Woody Allen is the motion picture poet laureate of New York Jews, Mississippi-born playwright Tennessee...

You Know His Name with photo of Matt Damon
01 August 2016

Jason Bourne is the fifth installment in the Bourne film franchise derived from Robert Ludlum’s espionage novels that...

Beyond Start Trek movie poster
28 July 2016

What a tired retread this umpteenth rip-off of the brand Gene Roddenberry pioneered 50 years ago with 1966’s Star Trek TV series, is, directed and...

Black and white photo of three guys in recording studio
22 July 2016

Who knew? Before there was Fox-TV’s Empire, there was John Dolphin (Broadway veteran Stu James),who from 1948-1958 was an African...

Black & white photo of Mark Rudd
01 July 2016

Mark Rudd, who chaired Columbia University’s Students for a Democratic Society chapter and co-led the celebrated 1968 student revolt there and co-founded...

Man and young boy hiking on mountain
25 June 2016

This is a banner week for South Seas Cinema, the film genre set in/shot at the Pacific Islands. It is being kicked off by writer/director Taika Waititi’s...