In Search of Lost Films
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Quest for film

A few months back, a front-page article in the Sunday New York Times Arts & Leisure section about film preservation and restoration noted that the ...
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Video Vault – Nov 2, 2016

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK McCABE & MRS. MILLER (The Criterion Collection): Robert Altman’s 1971 Western, starring real-life couple Warren Beatty ...
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RIVERRUN HOSTS CELEBRITY EVENT WITH SPECIAL GUEST MILLIE PERKINS

The RiverRun International Film Festival will inaugurate a series of special screenings called “RiverRun Retro,” and the first event takes place this Friday at Hanesbrands ...
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Jack Reacher: Never Go Back is on par with its ...

Reacher feature **½ As sequels go, Jack Reacher: Never Go Back is essentially on par with its 2012 precursor, which didn’t exactly set a particularly ...
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Video Vault – Oct 26, 2016

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK THE RETURN OF DRACULA (Olive Films): Although overshadowed by Hammer Films’ Horror of Dracula in 1958, ...
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UNCSA graduate’s Little Sister plays a/perture

    Like so many graduates of the UNCSA School of Filmmaking, Zach Clark (’04) has been making his name and reputation in the independent ...
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Flicks

Fear in the family **½ Until it goes haywire in the third act, Ouija: Origin of Evil is a surprisingly solid Halloween shocker, with quality ...
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Video Vault – Oct 19 2016

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK THE THING (Scream Factory/Shout! Factory): John Carpenter’s 1982 remake of the 1951 sci-fi shocker The Thing ...
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Flicks

Hart of the matter **½ The striking thing about Kevin Hart: What Now? is how much funnier his stand-up comedy is compared to the majority ...
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Lake of Fire premier fires up Greensboro

Filmmaker Les Butchart is the first to admit that Lake of Fire has been a long time coming. The independent drama, filmed on location in ...