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*** (out of four) At some point your mom or dad probably said, “It’s all fun and games until someone gets hurt.” Ralphie from “A Christmas Story” knows what I’m talking about. Many people participating in activities...
Tags: Roger Goodell, Sports, Football, Fiction, Medical Research
Based on the 2006 book of the same title, Steve James' wide-ranging documentary wonders how much we're willing to gamble in our kids' pursuit of sports, to say nothing of the adults, particularly regarding the concussion magnet known as football. "Head...
Tags: Alzheimer's Disease, Sports, Football, Movies, Entertainment
Though known primarily as an author, Ray Bradbury had a fixation with Hollywood. It was inevitable that his skills as a science fiction writer would eventually land him work in the movies. His first gig was with Universal Pictures in the early 1950s,...
In its charting of a Chicago epidemic and belief in the power of street-level human empathy, the superb documentary "The Interrupters" comes to us at a time when the notion of conflict resolution has been sidelined utterly on the national political level....
Reliving a drama: Film by Hampton's James for ESPN explores effects of 1993 Iverson trial, conviction- The film is an even-handed of those tense days long before Iverson was "The Answer" - Iverson did not cooperate in the making of the film - James concludes that Iverson was treated unfairly, that those who tried him wanted to do more than simply...
As Allen Iverson's racially charged trial splintered the Peninsula 16 years ago, Hampton native Steve James was a half-continent away crafting one of the most acclaimed sports movies of recent times. Today he's close to completing a film on the events he...
24 FramesThe National Society of Film Critics, which is made up of 58 the country's major film critics, rarely agrees with the picks of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. And the group likely stayed true to form with their picks for 46th annual...
24 FramesThree days after earning a feature film nomination for the Directors Guild of America Award for "Hugo," Oscar-winning filmmaker Martin Scorsese is back in the guild's nomination circle....
Channel Guide MagazineHere are some notable new and returning television programs profiling memorable people, themes and events in African-American history, in celebration of February's Black History Month. Programs and times are subject to change; check back throughout the...
Show TrackerTuesday’s Highlights: 'Justified' on FX...
Change of SubjectThere’s nothing wrong with films that aim more straightforwardly to entertain or inform, but ignoring the artistry of documentary filmmaking relegates the form to a utilitarian ghetto, and overlooks some of our era’s best cinematic work,...
24 Frames"The Artist" took top honors at the Film Independent Spirit Awards Saturday. The event honors the best work in the independent film arena...
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