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MagicLA Realism

Steve Martin’s “L.A. Story” is a sweet romantic comedy, layered with frequent Bardic references and allusions. That magic should manifest itself in weather seems natural in a city with precious little climatic variation. Positives aside, his love interest Sara never … Continue reading

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los angeles is what’s happening

Thank you, Jurassic 5 for the title, and whoever it was you sampled in “Contact.” Since it appears that J and I will be moving to Los Angeles in a few months, I thought that one way to wrap my … Continue reading

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aniboobs

Its reputation certainly preceding it, J and I watched “Heavy Metal” last night. Now, both of us enjoyed the loving “South Park” tribute to this film… …and came into it expecting it to be campy, and it was, but it … Continue reading

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Ontarian Nerdscape

J and I screened “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World” last night, and both thoroughly enjoyed it. A very sweet film–not exactly against type for Michael Cera. It does reinforce social conventions relating to monogamy that I have a problem with … Continue reading

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