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2014 IFFBoston: Saturday What to Watch

By at April 26, 2014 | 7:48 am | 1 Comments

2014 IFFBoston: Saturday What to Watch

Saturday, April 26 kicks off the first noon-to-(near)midnight schedule for the 2014 Independent Film Festival Boston, with your choice of 16 features and five short-film packages. Wondering what to see? You can head on over to my full IFFBoston preview, organized by day, or see below for a bit more in-depth look at the Saturday offering—and yes, you could work out more...

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2014 Independent Film Festival Boston: 12 Movies to Watch

By at April 23, 2014 | 12:08 am | 2 Comments

2014 Independent Film Festival Boston: 12 Movies to Watch

If you happen to be in the Boston area this weekend and see some massive lines snaked around the best independent movie theaters in town (well, in Somerville, Cambridge and Brookline), then you're seeing the love for the IFFB — Independent Film Festival Boston. Now in its 12th year — a testament to both the response by Boston moviegoers and the remarkable more...

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Disco Stuck: The Quirky Queue’s THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY Film Review

By at April 9, 2014 | 10:36 pm | 0 Comment

Disco Stuck: The Quirky Queue’s THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY Film Review

3 / 5 stars Saturday Night Fever is easily the most entertaining film in history to showcase the disco era. After that? I could call out Roller Boogie (1979) maybe, but it’s way too immature and melodramatic. Plus Linda Blair doesn’t even remove her top, something she would do with great frequency throughout the 1980s. How about the Village People film Can't Stop more...

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What’s Up Chuck? New Movie Preview, Trailer: PEANUTS

By at March 19, 2014 | 8:31 pm | 1 Comments

What’s Up Chuck? New Movie Preview, Trailer: PEANUTS

It's almost surprising that, although Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the Peanuts pals have been on TV since 1965, they have never graced the big screen. That's about to change come holiday time 2015, and we've got the teaser trailer to prove it. On November 6, 2015, 20th Century Fox and Blue Sky Studios (the Ice Age and Rio movies) bring Peanuts to theaters for the first more...

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