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New Gene Kelly biography makes all the right moves

HE’S GOT RHYTHM: THE LIFE AND CAREER OF GENE KELLY by Cynthia Brideson and Sara Brideson. Published by University Press of Kentucky. 560 pages. $39.95 ...
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Video Vault – May 10, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK RED DAWN (Shout! Factory):  Writer/director John Milius’ 1984 sleeper – the first film ever to receive ...
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CARS 3 PROMO ROLLS INTO GREENSBORO

Among the summer blockbuster hopefuls roaring into multiplexes this summer, Disney/Pixar aims to reap a fair share of box-office bucks from Cars 3, the third ...
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Video Vault – May 3, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK THE VAMPIRE BAT (The Film Detective/UCLA Film & Television Archive): Hot on the heels of Universal’s ...
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Student selections screened at UNCSA

The UNCSA School of Filmmaking’s spring semester is drawing to a close, and that means a fresh selection of student films has been completed. Now, ...
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Video Vault – Apr 26, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK TALES FROM THE HOOD (Scream Factory/Shout! Factory): Under the auspices of executive producer Spike Lee, writer/director ...
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Video Vault – Apr 19, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK THE HANDMAID’S TALE (Shout! Factory): Before last year’s mini-series, Margaret Atwood’s controversial, award-winning 1985 best-seller was ...
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A French connection, an Emmy nomination, and a brainy broadcast

As part of the UNCG Campus Moviefest competition, sophomore Brendan Moore wrote and directed the film short Foodie in a week’s time. Foodie would go ...
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Video Vault – Apr 12, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK BLOW-UP (The Criterion Collection): One of the premier art-house smashes of its time, Michelangelo Antonioni’s ground-breaking ...
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RiverRun wraps, and films reap

The 19th annual RiverRun International Film Festival wrapped for 2017 Sunday night, following the presentation of jury and audience choice awards. Joachim Lafosse’s After Love, ...