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OSCAR NOMS/SNUBS/SUDDEN DEATHS

OSCAR NOMS/SNUBS/SUDDEN DEATHS

Joyce Kulhawik January 15, 2016 2

What an intense week. I cannot write anything else before expressing how heartbroken I was to learn that brilliant actor Alan Rickman and musical icon David Bowie died–both Londoners, both at age 69 of cancer. Bowie

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MOVIES: TOP FIVE OF  2015!

MOVIES: TOP FIVE OF 2015!

Joyce Kulhawik December 18, 2015 3

A flurry of fine films has just descended on the big screen in the last few weeks, almost too many to take in; but I did my best and here are my TOP FIVE FILMS of the year, some of

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MOVIE: HITCHCOCK/ TRUFFAUT

MOVIE: HITCHCOCK/ TRUFFAUT

Joyce Kulhawik December 8, 2015 2

When I was 7 years old, my unsuspecting parents took me to the drive-in to see the new Hitchcock film: PSYCHO. To this day, shower curtains creep me out. But my love of movies, and Hitchcock, was sealed forever.  As

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MOVIE: BOSTON FILM CRITICS GROUPS ANNOUNCE 2015 AWARDS!

MOVIE: BOSTON FILM CRITICS GROUPS ANNOUNCE 2015 AWARDS!

Joyce Kulhawik December 6, 2015 1

THE CRITICS HAVE SPOKEN!! This weekend, the two Boston film critics groups to which I belong announced their 2015 year end awards! So whose picks are closest to yours? Read all the way to the

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MOVIES: THE HUNGER GAMES MOCKINGJAY- PART 2/BROOKLYN

MOVIES: THE HUNGER GAMES MOCKINGJAY- PART 2/BROOKLYN

Joyce Kulhawik November 23, 2015 3

Here’s a holiday double feature to be thankful for! The first is a sci-fi adventure franchise that neatly wraps itself up, and the second is a truly artful, old-fashioned romance that may generate a BEST ACTRESS OSCAR nomination! THE HUNGER GAMES:MOCKINGJAY-Part

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ENTER TO WIN: THE MET OPERA LIVE ONSCREEN!

ENTER TO WIN: THE MET OPERA LIVE ONSCREEN!

Joyce Kulhawik September 28, 2015 0

ENTER FOR A CHANCE TO WIN free passes to the Fathom Event’s The Met Series 2015 Live and Encore one night events!  Enter to win by emailing fathomeventsboston@gmail.com with “(Name of production) & JOYCE’S CHOICES”

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FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “SLEEPING WITH OTHER PEOPLE”

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “SLEEPING WITH OTHER PEOPLE”

Joyce Kulhawik September 4, 2015 0

HURRY! FREE ADVANCE SCREENING for a Sundance Selects’ upcoming release  “SLEEPING WITH OTHER PEOPLE”. For the chance to receive two tickets to the screening please email SUNDANCESELECTS56@GMAIL.COM with “SLEEPING” in the subject line! Thursday, September 10,

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MOVIE: WOODS HOLE FILM FESTIVAL 2015

MOVIE: WOODS HOLE FILM FESTIVAL 2015

Joyce Kulhawik July 22, 2015 1

I know — it’s summer at the movies, but fear not — there is a way to block those brainless blockbusters with more satisfying alternatives: The 24th annual Woods Hole Film Festival, the oldest on

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SUMMER MOVIES: INSIDE OUT/MAGIC MIKE XXL/A LITTLE CHAOS/INFINITELY POLAR BEAR

SUMMER MOVIES: INSIDE OUT/MAGIC MIKE XXL/A LITTLE CHAOS/INFINITELY POLAR BEAR

Joyce Kulhawik July 10, 2015 1

I’ve seen a raft of films of late—some float, some I’d push overboard. Here’s a list, sink or swim: INSIDE OUT: Disney/Pixar’s latest is among its greatest animated offerings, a 3D computer-generated, comedy/drama. We get

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SUMMER MOVIE PREVIEW: PART II

SUMMER MOVIE PREVIEW: PART II

Joyce Kulhawik June 29, 2015 2

Did I mention I can’t wait to see MAGIC MIKE XXL? (See my Summer Movie Preview Part I) It opens July 1 and kicks the second half of the summer movie season into high gear! Here

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