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  • Film Review: 'Admission' not wonderful, not awful

    Film Review: 'Admission' not wonderful, not awful
    "Admission" is a nice movie. You have no idea how depressing it is for a critic to drag out what may be the blandest word in the English language. But it fits. "Admission" is a bowl of oatmeal — instant oatmeal — with nothing added; not sugar, not fruit, maybe a tiny bit of butter. Don't get me wrong: I like oatmeal, even plain. Neither it nor “Admission” is awful, but I can't imagine it getting anyone genuinely stoked.
  • This weekend: ‘Walking Dead’ showdown; Joshua on ‘The Bible’; Justin Timberlake hosts ‘SNL’

     
    Pity the people stuck at the multiplex. They don't have all the choices coming at you this weekend from television, the multiplex in your house. The highlights by night: SUNDAY 1. “The Walking Dead,” at 9 on AMC, should do extremely well in...

    ‘The Good Wife’: Great guest stars; a great future?

     
    The most reassuring TV news I heard last week: “The Good Wife” has no plans to take on “The Walking Dead” and woo young viewers. It's not an issue for the acclaimed CBS drama, which attracts older adults. “We really at this...

    Haymarket Books

    Name of press: Haymarket Books In what year was your press founded? 2001 How many people are on your staff? As a press within a non-profit, we have a unique staff model. A few of us work on our publishing projects full time, but by and large we...

    2011 Summer movies list

    2011 Summer movies list
    May 6 The Beaver A once-successful toy executive and family man suffering from depression begins communicating through a beaver hand puppet. With Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster and Anton Yelchin. Written by Kyle Killen. Directed by Foster. Summit...