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Not My Daughter Too (Movie Review: “Dukhtar”)

A stirring drama from Pakistan about a mother’s desperate mission to protect her young daughter from a tribal marriage at age ten. And no, this is not a period piece; it’s today. Continue Reading →


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The Bean Whisperer (Film Review: “Sweet Bean”)

Sweet Bean is a gentle film that lingers on the senses. It’s like biting into the Japanese pastry at the heart of the story and realizing that what may at first taste too sugary is in fact deliciously, soulfully comforting. Continue Reading →


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The Search for Bounty (Film Review: “The Retrieval”)

A Civil War drama that illustrates what happens when Fear trumps Morality Continue Reading →