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All posts by Randy Shulman

  • Best of the Fest

    Reel Affirmations 2003 Review by Randy Shulman (user ID#6) Rating: (4 out of 5) Sunday, 10/19/2003, 9:00 PM Shorts presentation, $9 at Lincoln Theatre MOST OF THE films showing...

  • JIM IN BOLD

    Reel Affirmations 2003 Rating: (4 out of 5) Saturday, 10/18/2003, 1:00 PM Feature presentation, $9 at Goethe Institut Inter Nationes GLEN HOLSTEN'S ENGAGING documentary about the isolation felt...

  • Short But Sweet: Mixed Documentary Films

    Reel Affirmations 2003 Rating: (4 out of 5) Saturday, 10/18/2003, 3:30 PM Shorts presentation, $9 at Lincoln Theatre THIS COLLECTION of four documentary shorts unfortunately sta

  • Merci Docteur Rey

    Reel Affirmations 2003 Rating: (4 out of 5) Saturday, 10/18/2003, 9:00 PM Feature presentation, $9 at Lincoln Theatre English and French with English subtitles WHEN A MOVIE...

  • Shake It All About

    Reel Affirmations 2003 En Kort En Lang Rating: (4 out of 5) Friday, 10/17/2003, 7:00 PM Feature presentation, $9 at Lincoln Theatre Danish with English subtitles HIGH MELODRAMA sizzles at...

  • Die Mommie Die!

    Reel Affirmations 2003 Rating: (5 out of 5) Thursday, 10/16/2003, 7:30 PM Feature presentation, $15 at Lincoln Theatre THERE'S A VERY good reason Charles Busch...

  • Thrill Kill

    If you've ever seen a Quentin Tarantino film, you already know he's a lunatic when it comes to filmmaking. His mind is like a madly...

  • Unforgivable

    Penn and Chapman When Clint Eastwood directs, his films tend to go either one way or the other. That is to say, either they're brilliant...

  • Happiness

    I have only one complaint about You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown as staged by the Gay Men's Chorus of Washington, D.C., and here it...

  • Rock Hard

    Jack Black What happens when a mainstream movie is infused with an independent sensibility? School of Rock, that's what. The feel-good surprise of the year,...

  • Club Flub

    Culkin and Green Party Monster, which opens this weekend at Visions, is an oddly captivating yet not entirely successful journey into the creatively eccentric, drug-infused...

  • Reichen's Reality

    It was a defining moment -- as well as an exhilarating one -- as America watched gay couple Reichen Lehmkuhl and Chip Arndt stagger up...

  • Powerless Flower

    You've got to at least admire Ken Ludwig for doggedly attempting to revitalize the classic farce genre. His early efforts, Lend Me A Tenor and...

  • Up a Creek

    About the best thing that can be said for Cold Creek Manor is that it isn't completely dull. You'd think it would be, given how...

  • The Reluctant Hedonist

    ''I intend to write an opera one day,'' says Rufus Wainwright. ''Especially after these horrifyingly personal albums. I think I might need to concentrate on...