Tag Archives: “Star Wars”

The Force is with “Star Wars Rebels”

I always enjoy getting mocked, particularly by people who are related to me That’s exactly what happened at a family party last weekend when I suggested to five different relatives, ranging in age from 12 to 43, that they check out the … Continue reading

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Screening Report: THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT (1951) at Film Forum

Between 1947 and 1957, Ealing Studios produced a series of droll comedies that remain among the most beloved British films of all time. Robert Hamer’s KIND HEARTS AND CORONETS (1949), Charles Crichton’s THE LAVENDER HILL MOB (1951) and Alexander Mackendrick’s … Continue reading

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Don’t Let Us Lose the Magic of Moviegoing

In May of 1983 I saw RETURN OF THE JEDI at the Sunrise Multiplex, a six-screen theater that had recently opened on the border between Nassau County and Queens, on Long Island. I had never been to a movie theater … Continue reading

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