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V.25 No.38 | 9/22/2016
Max Rose

Film Review

Max Rose

Sad drama about death and regret adds a modest capper to its star’s long career

By Devin D. O’Leary
Sad drama about death and regret adds a modest capper to its star’s long career.

Reel World

By Devin D. O’Leary

Movie Culture

¡Globalquerque! features the third annual International Cinema Series.
V.25 No.37 | 9/15/2016
“No. I have never played Pokémon GO.”

Film Review

Snowden

Oliver Stone’s high-tech muckraker makes a solid, one-sided argument

By Devin D. O’Leary
Stone’s film is more or less a dramatization of Laura Poitras’ documentary/interview Citizenfour, but Stone fails to remember that uncertainty is the key to suspense.
Reel World

Reel World

By Devin D. O’Leary

Burque Q

Indie Q returns to the Kimo Theatre and ¡Cine Magnifico! is featured this week at the National Hispanic Cultural Center.
V.25 No.36 | 9/8/2016
Adam and Leonard Nimoy

Film Review

For the Love of Spock

Touching documentary delves into father/son relationship behind famous sci-fi series

By Devin D. O’Leary
Touching documentary delves into father/son relationship behind famous sci-fi series.
Reel World

Reel World

By Devin D. O’Leary

Movies in New Mexico

Jeff Berg lectures about films made in New Mexico, Frozen plays at Civic Plaza and the New Mexico Film Foundation is seeking grant applicants.
V.25 No.35 | 9/1/2016
The Light Between Oceans

Film Review

The Light Between Oceans

Tragedy-tinged historical romance floods the ocean with tears

By Devin D. O’Leary
Tragedy-tinged historical romance floods the ocean with tears.
Reel World

Reel World

By Devin D. O’Leary

Get Yer Tickets!

This month, the Kimo Theatre continues its fantastic film series.
V.25 No.34 | 8/25/2016
Don't Think Twice

Film Review

Don’t Think Twice

Tragedy is easy, comedy is hard in Mike Birbiglia’s self-reflexive look at the humor industry

By Devin D. O’Leary
Tragedy is easy, comedy is hard in Mike Birbiglia’s self-reflexive look at the humor industry.
Reel World

Reel World

By Devin D. O’Leary

Bubonic On

The 48th annual Bubonicon science-fiction and fantasy convention teleports down to Albuquerque this Friday through Sunday, Aug. 26 through 28. This year’s theme is “Rockets, Robots & Rayguns.”
V.25 No.33 | 8/18/2016
Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World

Film Review

Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World

Werner Hezog stares into the abyss of the World Wide Web

By Devin D. O’Leary
The notoriously existential Werner Herzog ruminates on the technology and philosophy of the internet.
Reel World

Reel World

Swim In

Adult Swim Drive-In kicks off and Movies on the Plaza continues in Albuquerque; Red Nation Film Festival visits and New Mexico Women in Film hosts a forum in Santa Fe.
V.25 No.32 | 8/11/2016
Suicide Squad

Film News

Cinematic Suicide

What Warner Bros. did wrong with Suicide Squad

By Devin D. O’Leary
What Warner Bros. did wrong with Suicide Squad.
Reel World

Reel World

Go Native

Native film, a movie about Selena, a film law clinic and the dope on dope fill up this week’s Reel World.
V.25 No.31 | 8/4/2016
Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit this ain’t.

Film Review

The Innocents

Knocked-up nuns make for a thorny historical drama

By Devin D. O’Leary
Knocked-up nuns make for a thorny historical drama in Anne Fontaine’s new film The Innocents.
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