Monthly Archives: March 2008

SYDNEY WHITE

Reviewed by GREG KING. Squeaky-clean former teen poppet Amanda Bynes (Big Fat Liar, Hairspray, etc) has recently found her niche in taking classic tales and giving them a contemporary makeover. With She’s The Man, she took Shakespeare’s classic play Twelfth Night and set its plot of mistaken identities and love against the background of college. [...]

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THE JANE AUSTEN BOOK CLUB

Reviewed by GREG KING. Two hundred years ago Jane Austen wrote tales in which conflicted heroines fretted about finding both happiness and the right man to marry. In this contemporary romantic drama, her quaintly old-fashioned tales have an unexpected relevance for a group of misfits in modern day Los Angeles. A group of six people [...]

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THE INVASION

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel Stars: Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Jeremy Northan, Jeffrey Wright, Jackson Bond, Veronica Cartwright, Josef Sommer, Celia Weston, Roger Rees Yet another box office bomb for Nicole Kidman, who, despite her status and her ability to command multi-million dollar fees, seems to be racking up a string of flops [...]

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