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THIS WEEK AT THE THEATRE...
* A Mighty Heart, a surprisingly guarded film from Michael Winterbottom, featuring an incredible performance from Angelina Jolie
* Sicko, the new film from controversial filmmaker Michael Moore is touching, poignant, and enraging--and all in a good way
* You Kill Me, a dry hitman comedy from John Dahl, lit up by Sir Ben Kingsley
THIS WEEK IN DVD REVIEWS...
* Atlantic Records: The House that Ahmet Built, a toe-tapping documentary that will send you scrambling to iTunes
* Bryan Ferry: Dylanesque Live - The London Sessions, a runthrough of the Roxy Music main man's Dylan covers album
* Hell and High Water, Sam Fuller and Richard Widmark team for some submarine action
* Late Ozu - Eclipse Series 3, bringing together five of the Japanese master's last films
* The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh - Friendship Edition, a straight Disney reissue of their classic cartoons with the bear with very little brain
* The Peter Sellers Giftset, housing four previously released Sellers movies in a keen box
* WR: Mysteries of the Organism - Criterion Collection, Yugloslavian avant-garde agitprop that leaves this critic baffled
Current Soundtrack: "Mod-ified Music" Podcast
Current Mood: cheerful
All text (c) 2007 Jamie S. Rich