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new at flick filosopher, Mar 27-30

Diane Mary Kay Place

say hello to “(fictional) notes from The British Museum #12”
A flash-fiction project, stories from which are available to all Patreon patrons at the $1/month level or above. Thank you for your support!
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new and ongoing cinema releases, US/Can, Mar 27-29
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movies by or about women opening US/Can Mar 27-29 [pictured]
Mary Kay Place stars in drama Diane; more… [This post is for Patreon patrons only for the first month.]
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new and ongoing cinema releases, UK/Ire, Mar 29
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I’m on BBC World Service’s “The Arts Hour” again this Sunday Saturday, March 30th
Unlike previous episodes of “The Arts Hour,” I’m the only in-studio guest. So you might hear a bit more from me this time.
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movies by or about women opening UK/Ire Mar 29
Patricia Clarkson stars in writer-director Carol Morley’s noir Out of Blue; more… [This post is for Patreon patrons only for the first month.]
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The White Crow movie review: nothing to crow about
Elegant but dull, and so subtle it’s downright diffuse. If you don’t know much about Rudolf Nureyev going in, you won’t know much coming out, either. Weirdly, it doesn’t even feature much dancing.
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The Brink documentary review: a nasty piece of work
I feared a portrait of human dumpster fire Steve Bannon would humanize him, but he’s beyond that. Can we use this inside look at his political and cultural manipulations to stop his fomenting of hate?
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Dumbo (2019) movie review: you will not believe an elephant can fly
The most soulless of the live-action Disney remakes yet, weighted down by too many blah characters, too much convoluted plot, unconvincing CGI, and a message that doesn’t say what it thinks it does.
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new and ongoing dvd/blu/vod releases, US/Can, Mar 26-29
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new and ongoing dvd/blu/vod releases, UK/Ire, Mar 25-29
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