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Latest: 2018's "Nappily Ever After."

November 19, 2020

BROWN SUGAR IS A HIGH FOR THE AUGHTS ROM-COM

February 3, 2023

November 19, 2020

THE TRUTHS AND DISTORTIONS OF LIKE SOMEONE IN LOVE

February 2, 2023

November 19, 2020

INFINITY POOL, REVIEWED: AN INTERESTING PREMISE, A FUN MIA GOTH PERFORMANCE, AND NOT A LOT ELSE

January 31, 2023

November 19, 2020

LES GIRLS DOES TOO MUCH AND ALSO NOT ENOUGH

January 30, 2023

November 19, 2020

HOW SHERYL LEE REMEMBERS TWIN PEAKS: FIRE WALK WITH ME

January 27, 2023

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Nappily Ever After is a Rocky, But Intermittently Touching, Empowerment Tale

Sanaa Lathan elevates material susceptible to vexing tropes and thorny conclusions.

By BLAKE PETERSON / February 6, 2023

Movie of the Week: 1988's "Crossing Delancey."

MOVIE OF THE WEEK

Crossing Delancey is a Tender, Sympathetic Romantic Comedy

This wonderful Joan Micklin Silver movie feels like a romantic comedy grafted onto real life.

By BLAKE PETERSON

The ARCHIVE

Forbidden Love and Old Scandals in Fried Green Tomatoes

January 26, 2023

Skinamarink Makes You Feel Like a Little Kid Again

January 24, 2023

The Touching, Tentative Midlife Romance of Starting Over

January 23, 2023

Gene Kelly and Judy Garland Are Off the Charts in The Pirate

January 20, 2023

Struggling to Care About Billy Liar

January 19, 2023

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CLIP of the WEEK

Harmony Korine, Gena Rowlands, and Chloë Sevigny, 1996

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Theme: Feeling the Love

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CHAMELEON STREET STILL FEELS A STEP AHEAD

September 9, 2022

VAGABOND: A MOVING PORTRAIT OF A WOMAN ADRIFT

August 26, 2022

SUMMERTIME IS AN ALL-TIME-GREAT ROMANTIC FILM

August 19, 2022

THE POTENT ANGER OF BIGGER THAN LIFE

June 20, 2022

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