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MOVIE: ST. VINCENT

MOVIE: ST. VINCENT

Joyce Kulhawik October 16, 2014 0

Bill Murray is the screen’s funniest, most endearing curmudgeon.  Here in ST. VINCENT as the title character, he’s all pockmarked and rumply, biting the head off every cheerful do-gooder who has the nerve to make conversation. But that title is part of the

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MOVIE: CHEF

MOVIE: CHEF

Joyce Kulhawik May 18, 2014 1

Forgive me my metaphors but CHEF is an absolutely delicious creation, a nicely balanced recipe for entertainment: food, music, and family saga, peppered with a crash course on social media and just the right

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THEATER: DEATH OF A SALESMAN/A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM

THEATER: DEATH OF A SALESMAN/A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM

Joyce Kulhawik March 11, 2014 0

There are two extremely well-executed classics on stage in Boston right now, but you couldn’t find two more wildly different experiences, in theme and execution: the first a tragedy about illusions that destroy, and

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THEATER ROUNDUP: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET/THE OTHER PLACE/ROMEO & JULIET/BURNING/ONE MAN TWO GUVNORS

THEATER ROUNDUP: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET/THE OTHER PLACE/ROMEO & JULIET/BURNING/ONE MAN TWO GUVNORS

Joyce Kulhawik October 10, 2013 0

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET–is worth maybe $100,000. Now onstage at the Colonial (the video above features a different cast) the show speculates on what actually happened the night of Dec. 4, 1956 when Elvis Presley, Carl

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SUMMER MOVIES: BEST (& worst) OF THE REST…

SUMMER MOVIES: BEST (& worst) OF THE REST…

Joyce Kulhawik July 26, 2013 1

I’ve yet to see THE WOLVERINE and believe I am the LONE CRITIC who loved THE LONE RANGER. Here’s the best & worst of the rest so far: 20 FEET FROM STARDOM–This revealing, heartbreaking

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WIN FREE TICKETS: PAULA POUNDSTONE AT BULLRUN!

WIN FREE TICKETS: PAULA POUNDSTONE AT BULLRUN!

Joyce Kulhawik September 16, 2012 0

Last summer, Paula Poundstone appeared at Bull Run Restaurant, taking the little town of Shirley, Massachusetts by storm.  The crowds kept begging for more, so in response, Bull Run will have her back on

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MOVIE REVIEW: TED

MOVIE REVIEW: TED

Joyce Kulhawik July 1, 2012 5

In 2010 Mark Wahlberg starred as a tough young boxer in THE FIGHTER. The summer of 2012 finds him knocking the stuffing out of a teddy bear in the box office champ this weekend:

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MOVIE REVIEW: MOONRISE KINGDOM

MOVIE REVIEW: MOONRISE KINGDOM

Joyce Kulhawik June 11, 2012 0

MOONRISE KINGDOM is one of the best movies this summer –or any other.  Filmmaker Wes Anderson has once again assembled a brilliant cast and turned his ironic yet earnest lens on one summer, mid

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FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “AMERICAN REUNION”

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “AMERICAN REUNION”

Joyce Kulhawik March 28, 2012 0

HURRY!!  FREE ADVANCE SCREENING of Universal Picture’s upcoming release: “AMERICAN REUNION” THE FIRST 25 PEOPLE TO RESPOND (via “Contact Joyce” on home page) WITH THEIR FULL NAMES WILL BE NOTIFIED OF A PASS FOR

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FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “CASA DE MI PADRE”

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “CASA DE MI PADRE”

Joyce Kulhawik March 8, 2012 2

You are cordially invited to a FREE ADVANCE SCREENING of Pantelion Film’s upcoming release set to open in theaters on 3/16/12:   “CASA DE MI PADRE”   Thursday, March 15 at 7:00PM in Boston. (Theater

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