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SNL: Josh Brolin/Gotye

ZOË RICE: One of the better GOP candidate opens this election season. Getting them away from the debate podiums helped. Fun scenario and good work by all.

HOWARD MEGDAL: Feels like Jay Pharoah’s impressions, to SNL, are frequent flier miles about to expire. Got to use them somewhere. Continue reading

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Reviews: You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger

SONIA BRAND-FISHER: I’m not going to lie and say I have a completely unbiased opinion of the films of Woody Allen. I have never seen a work of his that I have not liked, and as a result I always expect his films to put me in a good, or at least reverent mood.


HOWARD MEGDAL:
Like Sonia, I view every Woody Allen film as an event. Back when he released a series of films on Christmas Day, I let those be my chance to connect to the Jewish community at large between meals at Chinese restaurants. (Why synagogues don’t have film showings on Christmas is beyond me.)

Still, with that handicap, I believe this film is worth seeing even for the less-than-obsessed Woody Allen viewer. The film fell a bit short of Vicky Cristina Barcelona for me, though well ahead of Whatever Works. Continue reading

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