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728 – Local Legends (***)

Local Legends, a low-budget look at a musician/comedian’s life leading up to an important gig, is a lot funnier than the plot might indicate. Even more impressive, the movie is the pinnacle (to date) of the career of film impresario … Continue reading

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214 – The Aviator

Martin Scorcese’s lengthy homage to Howard Hughes is alternately gripping and aloof and unfortunately is forced to rely far too much on the dubious acting talents of its lead, Leonardo DiCaprio. As Hughes, the perpetually cherubic DiCaprio simply doesn’t have … Continue reading

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