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Most rock bands are content to just make music. But Bruce Springsteen, the bard of New Jersey, makes statements of intense recognition and empathy for the blue-collar folk who fork over as much as half of their weekly salaries to watch him and his indelible E Street Band perform the songs th…

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Enter if you dare, horror fans! Using data from They Shoot Zombies, Don’t They?, Stacker looks at the best films in every horror subgenre.

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If you're old enough to remember the chaotic, violent events that took place during the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, and the tumultuous, seemingly endless trial that followed it, you probably recall certain details of what went on, and undoubtedly know how it turned out. I…

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The first words in Gloria Steinem's Website (www.gloriasteinem.com) sum her up as "a writer, lecturer, political activist, and feminist organizer." The new film "The Glorias," directed by Julie Taymor ("The Tempest," "Across the Universe") and cowritten by Taymor and newcomer Sarah Ruhl, exp…

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Stacker compiled data on movies about politics, ranking them based on Aug. 26 IMDb and Metacritic scores.

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This is a terrific documentary about the peanut farmer (high school valedictorian, Navy lieutenant, church deacon, Georgia state senator and Georgia governor) who became the 39th President of the United States. It's got archival footage of long-ago campaigns, old family photos, and interview…

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It doesn't get any easier to review or understand or even think clearly about movies written by - better yet, written and directed by - Charlie Kaufman. The former include "Being John Malkovich," "Adaptation.", and "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind." In the latter camp is "Synecdoche, N…

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When Disney announced that it would be releasing "Mulan" on Disney+, one number stuck out: $30. That's how much Disney is charging viewers to watch the blockbuster when it debuts next week on its new streaming service.

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There's a wrenching moment in the teen romance "Words on Bathroom Walls" in which a character draws a stark, shameful contrast between how society treats a child with cancer and one with a mental disorder like schizophrenia. Why, he asks, do we allow the former to "make a wish," while "wishi…

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Here are a couple of things you might know about the Serbian-American inventor Nikola Tesla: There's a pricey electric car named after him. He invented the Tesla Coil - a transformer that produces high voltages at low currents. Here are a couple you probably don't know: He held close to 200 …

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This is not actor James D'Arcy's first encounter with writing and directing a film. He had that experience a few years ago with an oddball comic short titled "Chicken/Egg," which starred Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, then in his sixth season as Jamie Lannister on "Game of Thrones" (the short is cur…

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When the subject of novels by C.S. Forester pops up at cocktail parties, film adaptations of them that immediately come to mind are "The African Queen" (script by James Agee and John Huston) and "Sink the Bismark!" (script by Edmund H. North). I wasn't familiar with Forester's 1955 book "The…

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Jon Stewart, bless his liberal heart, certainly means well with his initiative to reform the body politic through the ironically titled "Irresistible." But the message is likely to fall upon deaf ears and sleepy eyes. I don't want to label as folly his tale of a former Hillary Clinton operat…



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Conyers, GA Gerald Edward D'Arcy (Jerry) passed away peacefull…


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  • Blkmecca said:

    Never met a man more proud to be number 2! 😂🤣😂🤣.. Guess he realized being number one wasn’t a foreseeable option🤣

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  • PMA said:

    Interesting... so now we're comparing Biden to a dictator?There are multiple readings on how Trump is similar and how the US could be on it's …

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