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Not Another End of Year Movie List List

As if you need another list to read. Yet here it is, my end of year best genre movies of 2018 list. A couple of disclaimers first. Some of these movies may not be considered genre films. But if they … Continue reading

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Remake of a Roman Classic

I hear a lot of chatter and complaints about remakes. Especially of the classics. Why would we need to see a remake when the original was a masterpiece? The argument is often, to tell the story to a new audience … Continue reading

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The Top 21 Genre Films of 2017

In no particular order. Alright it’s alphabetical. Sort of. Some are films I saw at festivals this year so a few may actually be from 2016.  Sue me. It was another great year of genre films. Whatever that means. There … Continue reading

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Proper Burial? The Death of Cardinal Law

I find it odd that so many people are shocked, shocked that the disgraced Cardinal Bernard  Law will have a proper burial in Rome with Pope Francis overseeing it. Why would we think it would be any different? In a … Continue reading

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Trinity at the Boston Underground Film Festival!

TRINITY, will screen next at noon on next Sunday, the 26th, at the Brattle Theater in Harvard Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts as part of the Boston Underground Film Festival. As they describe it in the BUFF program: In his first feature, … Continue reading

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Giving Tuesday & the Shawna E Shea Foundation Inc

Dear friends, Today is #GivingTuesday and we at the Shawna E. Shea Memorial Foundation, Inc. first want to thank all our many supporters who have sustained us for the past 16 years. Because of you, we have grown and expanded … Continue reading

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Spotlight

I was privileged to have seen a sneak peek at Thomas McCarthy’s movie “Spotlight” which chronicles the Boston Globe Spotlight team uncovering the massive cover up of the sexual abuse crisis within the Boston archdiocese. One of the perks for being … Continue reading

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