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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 Day the Movie Music Died

People spent Tuesday dissecting the snubs and surprises of the Oscar nominations, but only a few seemed to notice just two songs were nominated for best original song. You know when else that happened? Never. It was the first time only two original songs were nominated in a category that once was considered one of the most […]

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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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