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WOMEN LIKELY TO THRONG TO THE VOW THIS WEEKEND (Updated)

February 10, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Last weekend — the weekend of the Super Bowl — belonged to the men. This weekend, which ushers in Valentine’s Day on Tuesday, belongs to the opposite sex. That, at any rate, is the prediction of box office pundits, who figure that the tear jerker The Vow, which concerns a woman, played by Rachel McAdams, […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: JOURNEY: MYSTERIOUS ISLAND

February 10, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

There’s not much point in approaching Journey 2: Mysterious Island as serious cinema fare. It’s one of those “lost island” tales with volcanoes threatening to erupt, prehistoric creatures on the loose, and pristine jungles with nary a dead leaf to spoil the greenery. “This is transcendently goofy,” Roger Ebert remarks in the Chicago Sun-Times, remarking […]