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Top 20 Movies of 2012

My favorite blog post of the year, my top 20 movies of 2012. Yeah, it’s late. But since I don’t actually review movies, I don’t get them sent to me by the studio. I gotta schlep around and wait for them to come to a local theater. That also means I haven’t seen everything that [...]

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Movie Review Time

Time to start my movie catch-ups for 2012, and I have to do them quickly because the new TV year starts two weeks from today when Sons of Anarchy starts its fifth season. Three reviews of movies I caught over vacation both at the theater and on DVD: RUBY SPARKS (playing right now at the [...]

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What to Expect from the Super Bowl if You’re Not Expecting Anything

If you still think the Super Bowl is about football, then Bernie Madoff probably wants to talk to you about some interesting investment opportunities. The Super Bowl is now about commercials. It’s about parties. It’s about halftime. And if you get the chance, maybe you can sneak a peek at a touchdown or two. If you’re [...]

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Going Beyond the Franchises of 2012

This is a preview of what’s coming in Sunday’s PopRox column in the Pocono Record. You already know about the big ones — Batman, James Bond, The Avengers, Spider-Man, The Hobbit, The Hunger Games. Yeah, 2012 is chock-full of your favorite heroes and mystical places, but that’s not all there is. The 2012 movie slate [...]

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