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Movie review: Welcome back to 'Jurassic Park'

...remember when I was younger, my brother, who is several years older than I, remarked that he was amazed that I hadn't seen "Casablanca." It wasn't a criticism, however - he was actually a little jealous, realizing that the experience he had at first seeing...
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An Oscar-worthy dinner

"Casablanca," Best Picture in 1943, is the inspiration...Sixty-five years ago, in 1943, "Casablanca" took the gold for Best Picture, Best...war, the underground and the city of Casablanca, that film continues to be ranked among...
Movie review: Seeing 'Red' again got an action movie pairing Ethan Hawke and Brian Dennehy, so everybody wins. It's not like anyone is remaking "Casablanca" or "Citizen Kane." In that sense, you'd think "Red Dawn" would be the perfect film to remake. The original, released...
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What's Happening

Best Bets The movie "Casablanca" will be viewed and discussed at the Cinema Forum for a free community film lecture and discussion group at Soldotna High School...
PFD time is no time for tax bellyaching

...belly-aching about government finances while accepting a check from the government? It's like that scene from the movie Casablanca where police Capt. Renault is closing Rick's Place for gambling while at the same time being handed his winnings for the...
The life and times of Eadie Henderson

...legendary Alaska clubs, now long gone, followed. There was the Bel Air and Green Lantern in Anchorage and the Hills Bar and Casablanca in Fairbanks. It was said she was a one-woman USO show. She returned from Fairbanks to Anchorage briefly and opened a...
Klaatu provides food for thought: Hollywood studios finally find a movie worthy of an update

...otherworldly executioner that we, as a people, are willing to change? I agree that many films should not be remade. "Casablanca," for example, is perfect as it is. There's nothing to add to the story. A movie like "The Day the Earth Stood Still...


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