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Lingering Questions: The Royal Tenenbaums

(This is an extended preview of the PopRox Sunday column in the Pocono Record.) No movie is free from lingering questions. Even if it’s seemingly perfect, you still can’t help but be bothered by a certain scene or line on repeat viewings. In that spirit, here comes The Royal Tenenbaums, director Wes Anderson’s classic 2001 […]

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The Unanswered Questions of Hoosiers

When someone asks me what my favorite movie is, I’ll usually roll off four or five movies — Pulp Fiction, Good Will Hunting, Die Hard, Jedi, Real Genius — hoping I don’t have to narrow it down. When I do, my answer is always the movie I have watched more times than any other, a movie […]

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The Avengers Trailer is Here to Make You Apathetic

In the next couple days, I’m planning on doing an all-trailer review blog since the final holiday movie trailers are all out. But there was one I couldn’t help doing today … The Avengers trailer is here! The Avengers trailer is here! And it’s … kinda boring. Some baddie we never see blows up a […]

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George Lopez, TV Show Comings and Goings and Bruce Willis Jumps the Shark for Good

Right to the links, we’re loaded today: I can’t say that I watched more than 37 consecutive seconds of any episode of Lopez Tonight. Which also means that I’ve never watched 37 consecutive seconds of anything George Lopez has ever done. So it’s not really moving my needle that the talk show got canned and […]

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More Boats N Hoes!

A whole week without links, sorry about that: As funny as Step Brothers is — and it’s probably one of my 10 favorite comedies of the 2000s — I’m the one fan that isn’t too excited about the possibility of Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly cutting a rap album. I’m not that much of […]

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Appreciating Dennis Hopper

The reports are that Dennis Hopper isn’t going to be around much longer, and though many people don’t even realize it, that means we’re going to be losing one of the great movie men of the last 40+ years. So it’s good that someone took the time to make sure while he’s still alive that […]

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