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“Midnight In Paris” a Gem from Allen’s Mind After a Long Hiatus

October 18, 2011

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NOTE:  The following is an endorsement of Allen’s film; not his morals. Once when asked where his comedy came from Woody Allen replied “I don’t know.”  It was the answer of a true comedic genius – in fact anyone of artistic genius.  The creative spirit takes many forms but generally it comes from the direction […]

The Black Swan Not as Bad as “Billed”

January 22, 2011

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For those of you who cling to reviews – book, play, art show, whatever – you will miss a lot of life if you are guided by others.  You may indeed hit a” B” instead of an “A” movie but there is a lot in a”B” or even in a “C” movie that pushes the […]

SamHenry’s Picks for Cheap Saturday Night Flicks 12/11/2010

December 11, 2010

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Love Johnny Depp as Sam does?  Well, when the snow falls, it’s time to give Edward Scissor Hands another viewing.  After all, it is a fable of how snow began to fall. It has all of the ingredients of a classic fairy story but with an ominous edge only Depp director/producer Tim Burton (Nightmare Before […]

SamHenry’s Picks for Cheap Saturday Night Flicks for 12/4/2010

December 4, 2010

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OK so we’re seriously into the season of joy in our hearts, worry in our minds and no money in our pockets.  We are really in need of some cheap trips to fantasy land via SamHenry’s picks for flicks this Saturday. Menorahs bring the gift of light that reminds us of one among many successful […]

SamHenry’s Picks for Cheap Saturday Night Flicks

November 19, 2010

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Last week went fast. Here we are again at another weekend thinking about another movie to help get us prepped for the holidays.  Forget all of the classic holiday stuff.  How about a hard-hitting detective story? Love Kenneth Branagh?  If you do, here is something really special.  Last season on PBS he starred in a […]

SamHenry’s Picks for Cheap Saturday Night Flicks November 12

November 12, 2010

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Sorry flick fans, not enough time to screen a couple of lesser known gems for this week but here are two good films for this week.  First, the classic comedy: Uncle Buck starring the late John Candy. A bumbling, lovable uncle agrees to watch his nieces and nephew while their parents are away.  Turns out […]

SamHenry’s Picks for Cheap Saturday Night Flicks

November 5, 2010

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This week a little comic relief is in order.  Actually, since 9/11, Americans have qualified for lifetime comic relief assistance. We have a little piece of ancient history on Hulu.  Mel Gibson and Robrty Downey Jr. star in a funny and fast-moving comedy about the War that didn’t happen – the war in Laos. AIR […]