Dec 2 - 8, 2004 

Assassination of Richard Nixon

Film Festival Preview

Santa Fe Film Festival

Fifth annual cinematic soiree offers a wealth of diversity

By Devin D. O'Leary

It's a week before the Fifth Annual Santa Fe Film Festival, and festival director Jon Bowman has a problem. Four of the festival's big-ticket films have already sold out. The Assassination of Richard Nixon, A Very Long Engagement, Zapata and Travelers and Magicians have already filled up. Several other screenings are on the verge of running out of tickets as well. All things considered, it's not the worst problem that a film festival director can face. Still, Bowman is scrambling to add additional screenings for eager audiences.

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Idiot Box

Book Marked

The Librarian: Quest for the Spear on TNT

By Devin D. O'Leary

They say there are two kinds of knowledge in the world: book learning and real-world smarts. You could charitably say that the folks behind TNT's new made-for-TV feature, The Librarian: Quest for the Spear are suffused with the first kind of knowledge. I say that not because they're deeply intelligent, but because they've obviously never been exposed to anything remotely real.

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Week in Sloth

The Week in Sloth

Highlights from around the dial. Except no one has dials anymore.

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