Wizard World Comic Con is a One of A Kind Experience

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Popular comic convention returns to Sacramento June 19-21.

Feeling Like a Bad Dad: The Dads & Families Podcast Episode 56

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Sometimes, you just feel a bad parent. But that doesn’t mean its true.

War Movies, Good God, What are They Good For?

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Absolutely understanding their effect on young men’s idea of war?

The Power of Parallels: The Hawking Family, Disability and Me

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Erin Kelly examines how the similarities between Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones’ portrayal of Stephen and Jane Hawking in The Theory of Everything collide with her own life.

The 50 Most Bad-Ass Movies Ever

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How many have you seen?

John Boorman’s Real Queen & Country: A Cinematic Master Brings the Love Home

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Likely to be Boorman’s last film, the sequel to Hope and Glory shows us love and war through the prism of a non-conforming, love-struck Bill Rohan.

The Theory of (Overcoming) Everything – Interview with Eddie Redmayne

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For men, overcoming adversity is supposedly a rite of passage. Steven Wagner tests that theory, and finds the answer is in the essence.

After The Wedding

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You can spend the long weekend catching up on the Oscar-nominated movies. You could see one of the new releases — films so wretched they’re tossed into theaters in the dead month of February. Or you could remember all the times Jesse Kornbluth has guided you to pleasure and insight and watch “After the Wedding,” the film he has loved best in this decade.

I Do Believe She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry

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A spirited interview with filmmaker Mary Dore inspires Steven Wagner to compare the early feminists to the Iroquois “Council of Grandmothers.”

’50 Shades of Grey:’ The Debate

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Whether or not you’ll be watching ’50 Shades of Grey,’ you’ll be asked to discuss it’s worth. James Halcomb gives you other options this Valentine’s Day.

The Conformist

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With the Oscars soon approaching, Jesse Kornbluth reviews a 1970’s Italian film about a man who finds he can boost his own life status at the cost of another man’s life.

‘American Sniper,’ A Review

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James Halcomb reviews this year’s most controversial film.

Movie Review: Strange Magic

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Alex Yarde goes out on a limb (see what I did there) in his review of Strange Magic, George Lucas’ fractured fairy tale riff on A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

American Sniper: Fact v. Fiction

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Although the movie is an initial box office hit, there is a growing backlash against its simplistic portrayal of the war and misleading take on Kyle’s character.

How Not To Get Mad At Your Wife

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It took a near tragic event for Steven Lake to appreciate that his wife would not be around forever, and getting angry at her was no longer possible.