Monthly Archives: February 2012

This Week’s Movie: MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO

When I was very young, like six or seven years old, I had the worst night terrors. I thought there were monsters in my room, in the closet, in the hall, you name it. And I was sure, too, as … Continue reading

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This Week’s Movie: BUCK

A standard meme in modern Western movies is that the Old West – and, specifically, the cowboy – is dying. In truth it’s already dead, wiped out by the giant agribusiness companies that seemingly control every tractor and head of … Continue reading

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This Week’s Movie: CLERKS

I won’t lie: I am not much of a Kevin Smith completist. Prior to this week’s Movie Klub screening I had seen only Dogma and the latter two-thirds of Mallrats. I liked both of those films a fair amount, so … Continue reading

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This Week’s Movie: Three WALLACE AND GROMIT short films

These days it might seem that Pixar Studios is the New York Yankees of animation, but they were not the first to dominate that part of the industry. In fact there was a period starting in 1989 and up until … Continue reading

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