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Art and Identity, Lost and Found in 'Woman in Gold'

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Much investigation has gone into the issue of Nazi art theft during World War II, with grand efforts made to verify claims and restore pieces to their rightful owners or their surviving family members.   

Buried (Review)

Claustrophobic thriller investigates the need to connect

0 Comments · Monday, October 11, 2010
Director Rodrigo Cortes and actor Ryan Reynolds team up to lock us in a box with Reynolds’ kidnapped contractor in Iraq as he attempts to figure a way out before he uses up all of his available oxygen. It's difficult to figure out the bigger risk here. Is it stepping into a Middle Eastern war zone knowing full well the extent of anti-American sentiments in the region, or is it nearly impossible to imagine spending 90 minutes in such cramped quarters with a single actor, even one as engaging as Reynolds? Grade: B-plus.  

The Proposal (Review)

A satisfying romantic comedy

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 17, 2009
The filmmakers behind 'The Proposal' didn't even try to find a new premise. They found something that had worked before and changed a few of the other details. And the fact that it actually worked again says everything about the virtues of simple execution. Grade: B.