Reeling it in: 'Mad Max' blazes down 'Fury Road'

...diseased and ruined bodies of some of the characters, and in the pitiless violence. I wouldn't say there's much in the way of gore, but there's some disturbing stuff here, so be forewarned. If you're on board with that, however, "Mad Max: Fury Road...

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Reeling it in: Plenty to enjoy in Alaska-grown film

...That's about right, maybe on the conservative side. There's some comical, but bloody, violence, and a slight bit of gore. The 7-year olds I know stuck it out and loved it, but at least two 5-year-olds had to escape to the lobby.Chris Jenness...

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Rich Lowry: Hillary Clinton's joyless ride

...ask John Kerry. Hillary is closer to the leaden Kerry or Al Gore on the spectrum of native political skill than she is to her...president, of course, she has "history" on her side. Kerry and Gore didn't. But it's not clear that this will work for her as...

Alaskan-made comedy and suspense flick comes to town

...in Alaska." While the bloodthirsty moosetaur is bent on tearing people apart, Chad Carpenter said most of the violence and gore was implied. "We purposefully wanted to make sure it was something that almost the entire family could enjoy," he said...

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Bob Franken: Bench players

...Quite frankly, the justices all too often have put their politics ahead of the law. Citizens United, anyone? Or Bush v. Gore? But it's not just the Supremes who engage in that thinly disguised subterfuge. Like the umpires in baseball, judges "call 'em...


...Bruce Miller late in the third quarter. Anquan Boldin caught a 76-yard TD pass and went over 1,000 yards receiving. Frank Gore ran for 144 yards on 25 carries to go over 1,000 yards rushing for the eighth time in 10 NFL seasons with San Francisco.The...

Cal Thomas: Hillary's 'steak' not well done

...live up to its declared goals (think Hubert Humphrey, George McGovern, Michael Dukakis, John Kerry, John Edwards and Al Gore, among others).There is much we know about Hillary Clinton by whatever label she chooses to wear or hide behind. She has...

Reeling it in: The bad and the not so bad on the big screen

...the depredations, be it drugs, sex, or pointlessly gruesome gore. At one point, as investigators are searching the wreckage...B "Sabotage" is rated R for sexual situations, nudity, gore, violence, pervasive language and just being generally gratuitous...

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More Clinton-Obama differences likely to emerge

...Democrats' contention that electing McCain was tantamount to a third Bush term. In 2000, many Democrats urged Vice President Al Gore to campaign more emphatically on President Bill Clinton's economic success instead of distancing himself from the Monica Lewinsky...

Cal Thomas: Who needs an Ebola czar?

...determined to turn even Ebola into a political fight by selecting a rabid partisan and former aide to Vice President Joe Biden and Al Gore. According to the White House, Klain will report, not to President Obama, but to National Security Adviser Susan Rice and...



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