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Best of Enemies

2015 (R) (Magnolia Pictures)

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Co-directors Robert Gordon and Morgan Neville’s engrossing documentary Best of Enemies focuses on Gore Vidal's and William F. Buckley Jr.'s battles during the ’68 conventions, which were broadcast live on ABC.   

Homegrown Heroes

Cincinnati natives Ken Griffey, Jr., Dave Parker and Ron Oester highlight this year’s Reds Hall of Fame class

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Dave Parker, Ron Oester and Ken Griffey, Jr. are Cincinnati natives who as kids watched some of the most important players in the franchise’s history. Eventually, they became those kind of players themselves.   

Pawns Seize the Crown in ‘Life of a King’

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Games teach us life lessons, and so do movies. But movies can strip away all of the metaphor and hidden machinations, showing us the broad strokes of what happened, meaning we get the highlights and the outcome — the shorthand version of the message.  

Silent Films with Live Music Make a Comeback

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 1, 2013
One national arts trend which Cincinnati lags behind is the rediscovery of silent movies — especially the public screening of them to live musical accompaniment.  

West of Memphis

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 6, 2013
West of Memphis is one of those stories that we would like to believe can’t really be true.  

Not Fade Away

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 2, 2013
David Chase, executive producer of The Sopranos, staves off fading away from the spotlight, serving as writer and director of Not Fade Away, a love letter of sorts to a bygone musical era.  

Between 'the Dying Old and Emerging New'

Remembering MLK's Prescient Speech at Antioch

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 12, 2011
On June 19, 1965, Martin Luther King Jr. gave a commencement address to Antioch College’s 296 graduates, plus some 1,200 others who crowded the outdoor gathering space by the school’s main building. He spoke of American civil-rights issues — he was only three months past the national crisis in Selma, Ala., where racist officials tried to stop a march. And there would be more struggles in the future.