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Why do we go to the movies? Ask anyone and you will get a variety of answers: to escape reality, have fun, enjoy explosions/special effects, favorite actor/actress, favorite filmmaker, etc. During the opening act of Into the Storm you may ask yourself, “Why did I want to see this movie??” You may have heard this already, Into the …

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Common is the movie that lazily employs familiar, well-tread cliches, and refreshing is the one that embraces them with open arms while bringing something new to the table. Charles-Olivier Michaud’s 4 Minute Mile exists between these two approaches to filmmaking. It is a film as inspired as its title, featuring 86 minutes of lifeless …

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The second film in a trilogy based on a story by Satyajit Ray’s grandfather, Upendra Kishore Roychowdhury, Kingdom of Diamonds continues the tale of Goopy Gyne and Bagha Byne who had earned themselves three boons and the hands of two princesses in Ray’s earlier film Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne (1969). The pair long for a …

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