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A Serious Man- August 7th


A Serious Man (2009) English/Hebrew- Dark Comedy/Drama Rated “R” Runtime- 106 min. dir. Joel and Ethan Coen   This being a recent Coen brothers film, I certainly did have some expectations coming in. That said, you probably shouldn’t, because it might … Continue reading

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The Perfect Game- August 5th


The Perfect Game (2009) English/Spanish- Family Drama Rated- “PG” Runtime- 117 min. dir. William Dear   Story/Writing: 1/2 Kinda like “Mighty Ducks” on the baseball diamond combined with some U.S.-Mexico relations issues. It ends up being a little too predictable … Continue reading

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The 5th Quarter- July 26th


The 5th Quarter (2010) English- Sports Drama Rated “PG” Runtime- 97 min. dir. Rick Bieber   Christian media has always been an enigma to me.  I suppose it falls into a similar category as “edutainment” in that it tries desperately … Continue reading

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The Rebound- July 23rd


The Rebound (2009) English- Romantic Comedy Rated “R” Runtime- 94 min. dir. Bart Freundlich   I’m not completely sure where this choice came from.  I think that I just saw a rom-com with mildly-talented actors that had received pretty low … Continue reading

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Babel- July 19th


Babel (2006) English/Spanish/Japanese/Arabic/French/ Japanese Sign Language/Berber- Drama Rated “R” Runtime- 143 min. dir. Alejandro González Iñárritu   Unbeknownst to me, this film is part of a “Death Trilogy” by the director.  This trilogy of movies includes 21 Grams, a film I previously … Continue reading

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