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Life of Pi

A writer looking for a good story is directed to a man who survived a shipwreck.  The man is mild mannered, calm, almost spiritual as he goes about the business of telling the story of his life.  We learn about

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Larry Crowne-Good Old Fashioned Tom Hanks Film

I watched Larry Crowne because of Julia Roberts and Tom Hanks appearances on The Late Show with David Letterman.  I especially liked Biff Henderson’s brief cameo in the restaurant. When we meet Larry Crowne he is a very happy employee

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Made in Dagenham

Among the Coming Attractions on the DVD of The King’s Speech was the trailer for Made in Dagenham.  It looked like my kind of film, an underdog story, a cute British cast, and good old Bob Hoskins. I grew up

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Tron Legacy-Big on Looks

Tron Legacy was a visually stunning bit of work.  The CGI world was rendered perfectly and I liked the way a de-ressed program fell into tiny cubes and sounded like shattered glass. We saw Tron Legacy in 3D, but it

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1

Clocking in at about 3 hours-counting the mega dose of Coming Attractions-HP7.1 doesn’t feel like that long a movie.  There are only a few breaks in the action-and then there is that whole Long Goodbye feeling that permeates the whole

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