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‘Black Swan’: C’est Non ‘Dogtooth’

January 26, 2011
‘Black Swan’: C’est Non ‘Dogtooth’

I like dance movies. I prefer my dance movies to be blatantly, unabashedly stupid and I am happiest when such a film features a dance-off of sorts. I recently saw Darren Aronofsky’s Black Swan and I feel like I had reasonable expectations going into it. I knew it would be beautifully shot. I suspected that the storyline would...
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2011 Academy Award Nominees

January 25, 2011
2011 Academy Award Nominees

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the  nominees for the 83rd annual award ceremony this morning. The King’s Speech was the front-runner with 12 nominations. Overall, there weren’t too many surprises. Many were disappointed  that Christopher Nolan did not receive a best director nod, but as a consolation prize, Inception was...
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Natalie Portman is Preggers

December 28, 2010
Natalie Portman is Preggers

Cute little Natalie Portman is having quite a year. She is getting rave reviews for her portrayal of a ballerina on the brink of a mental meltdown in Black Swan. She has already gotten nominated for best actress for the SAG awards and the Golden Globe awards.  She’s also considered a shoo-in for an...
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Movie Review: ‘Black Swan’

December 17, 2010
Movie Review: ‘Black Swan’

This review originally ran on October 6, after I had a chance to see the film at a festival.  Since it is opening nationwide today, I am reposting it. Darren Aronofsky has made a career of choosing interesting, non-traditional material and illuminating the unexpected aspects of his subject matter. Case(s) in point: The Wrestler (a...
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Podcast: The Super-Sized Fantastic One

October 13, 2010
Podcast: The Super-Sized Fantastic One

Almost Locals Only is a weekly podcast discussing the latest film releases, movie news, Trailer vs Trailer, and DVD releases. Parental guidance is suggested, the podcast occasionally contains content and salty language intended for mature audiences. You can listen to the podcast using the player at the top of the post, or on iTunes....
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KIFF Review: ‘Black Swan’

October 6, 2010
KIFF Review: ‘Black Swan’

Darren Aronofsky has made a career of choosing interesting, non-traditional material and illuminating the unexpected aspects of his subject matter. Case(s) in point: The Wrestler (a down-trodden wrestler), Pi (mathematicians), Requiem For a Dream (middle-aged drug addiction), and now Black Swan (competitive ballet.) His knack for taking something completely mundane and elevating it to something...
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