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Celebs Read Mean Tweets Again on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ for Your LOL-ing Pleasure

Barbara DeFranco | February 7, 2014 - 7:00 pm

Thank god for the World Wide Web of Haters. Without it, celebrities’ ginormous egos might burst. Now, no one is advocating cyber bullying here but in the name of good ol’ self-deprecating fun, Jimmy Kimmel’s entertaining segment ‘Celebrities Read Mean Tweets’ is back and it’s worth a watch. … More »


George Clooney’s ‘Monuments Men’ Finds Its Art, But Can’t Find Its Voice

Robert Kessler | February 7, 2014 - 7:00 am

There is a good movie somewhere within The Monuments Men and it’s despite an impressive cast and a little-known true story from World War II that that movie never comes to fruition. Instead, the audience is left with an odd little film that feels destined to bore middle schoolers as a substitute teacher files her nails… More »


Saving Art and Fighting Nazis with ‘Monuments Men’

Robert Kessler | October 11, 2013 - 8:33 am

Our latest World War II caper film is Monuments Men, starring George Clooney, Matt Damon, Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray, Hugh Bonneville, John Goodman, Jean Dujardin and Bob Balaban. It’s about a group of men assembled to rescue precious works of art stolen by the Nazis during the war. … More »