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This week: Pam Grier in Jackie Brown vs. Audrey Tatou in Thérèse! WHO YA GOT???
Clueless See My, What a Busy Week! Academy Theater.
Directed by Luc Besson and based on the novel Malavita by Tonino Benacquista, this is a very French movie, milking incredibly lazy stereotypes of Americans and plundering already excessively plundered mafia movie tropes. At points, the movie is one of those winking, small-town, fish-out-of-water Euro-comedies; at others, it veers into mob-movie spoof territory. There's a scene where Robert De Niro's character watches GoodFellas, which makes my head explode just thinking about it. NED LANNAMANN Various Theaters.
Like John Carter, but with Queen! Star Sam J. Jones in attendance. Roseway Theater.
It's a few hours into New Year's Day 2009, and a transit cop stands over 22-year-old Oscar Grant and his friends in the aftermath of a fight on a commuter trai
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