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MoviePass: Think it’s too good to be true? Think again

Even though MoviePass has been around for over 5 years, it wasn’t until last month that it received a great deal of publicity. MoviePass originally cost as much as $50 per month, depending on location, allowing users to see one film per day, 365 days a year. But in August, MoviePass CEO Mitch Lowe announced […]

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On the Scene at Jeonju Film Fest: AYOADE, EISENBERG SAVE BEST ‘TIL LAST

It seems only fitting that that my final review from the Jeonju International Film Festival is of “The Double,” which is the sophomore effort from British indie director Richard Ayoade and is loosely based on the eponymous Dostoevsky novel. With it being one of the hottest tickets at this year’s JIFF, I’ve definitely saved the […]

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Korean Film Review – OASIS (오아시스)

Recently released on a special edition DVD, “Oasis” follows convict Jong-du as he is released from prison for involuntary manslaughter. He is a twitchy, awkward man who appears to say the wrong things and has no idea how his actions affect others. While in prison, his family moves without telling him and seems dismayed at […]

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