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The Captive Review

By Staci Layne Wilson Director Atom Egoyan made a big splash in the 90s with his most critically acclaimed film, The Sweet Hereafter (which was nominated for two Academy Awards). But the hereafter hasn’t always been so sweet. My favorite film of his, Where the Truth Lies, barely blipped on the public radar. 2009’s sexy…

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The Babadook Review

By Staci Layne Wilson It’s been years since a really and truly scary movie has grabbed the hearts and minds of the general public. Yes, there have been some genuine underground hits within the cult horror crowd, but nothing has generated buzz lately quite like a little indie from down-under – and it’s directed by…

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AFM and AFI – Oh, My!

By Staci Layne Wilson It’s November sweeps for movies in L.A. Two of the most high-profile and important events took place simultaneously over the past week. AFM (American Film Market) is all about the pitch, the sell and buy, and is expensive to attend; while AFI Fest (American Film Institute Festival) is all about a…

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Film Fashion and Movie Posters of Yesteryear Now on Display in L.A.

By Staci Layne Wilson The late great comedienne Gilda Radner famously quipped, “I base most of my fashion sense on what doesn’t itch.” But for the film stars who must be trussed, corseted, stitched and Spandexed in to certain iconic costumes, there’s not much choice when it comes to comfort. It’s quite eye-opening to see…

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