D.C. critics fire the starting gun, ‘Up in the Air’ dominates

Posted by · 10:26 am · December 6th, 2009

The Washington, D.C. Area Film Critics Association has kicked off the critics’ kudos season with a most uninspired list of nominations.  I say uninspired because, aside from a random nomination for Maya Rudolph in the lead actress category, there doesn’t seem to be a single damn original bone in the group’s body. “Up in the […]

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EDINBURGH: Away they go

Posted by · 1:44 pm · June 17th, 2009

Tuesday dawned gray, gusty and rain-spattered here in Edinburgh – the kind of morning where there’s nothing for it than to bury oneself in the comforting recesses of a dark movie theater – which, handily enough, is all that I had on my agenda for today. After formulating a strategy over breakfast as to which […]

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