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They Don’t Make Them Like This Anymore

It used to be a network TV miniseries was a big deal. All the production value of a season-long show compressed into a few super-sized episodes. Kind of like what we have on cable now. Back in the early 1980s, … Continue reading

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Preaching to The Choir

Ben-Hur is having a terrible time at movie theaters. Anthony D’Alessandro at Deadline.com has an interesting write-up about how and why it might have happened. I was particularly intrigued by a trailer that was cut specifically to appeal to Christian … Continue reading

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