Karen O “Crush Songs” Review | Smash Cut
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Leading up to the release of Karen O’s “Crush Songs,” many people were curious as to the sound of the album.  Would it be more like “the Moon Song” that hoisted her to the limelight when found in Spike Jonze’s Her?  Or would it be more like songs from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs for which Karen O is the…

Karen O “Crush Songs” Review | Smash Cut

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Leading up to the release of Karen O’s “Crush Songs,” many people were curious as to the sound of the album.  Would it be more like “the Moon Song” that hoisted her to the limelight when found in Spike Jonze’s Her?  Or would it be more like songs from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs for which Karen O is the…

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Boardwalk Empire Review: “The Good Listener” (5x02) | Smash Cut
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That’s much more like it. “The Good Listener” may be the second episode of the season, but it feels like the first. Certainly it’s the first real indication this season that Terence Winter does, in fact, have some kind of endgame in mind that he’s working toward. This week also provides signific…

Boardwalk Empire Review: “The Good Listener” (5x02) | Smash Cut

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That’s much more like it. “The Good Listener” may be the second episode of the season, but it feels like the first. Certainly it’s the first real indication this season that Terence Winter does, in fact, have some kind of endgame in mind that he’s working toward. This week also provides signific…

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BLOG: Chris Walla’s Final Performance with Death Cab | Smash Cut
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The last time I saw Death Cab in concert was in 2012 during the summer before my Freshman year of college. When my friend and I got to the Wellmont in Montclair, there was a crowd of about 20 crowding the middle of the pit. So, we had two choices: stand on the left or on the right. For some…

BLOG: Chris Walla’s Final Performance with Death Cab | Smash Cut

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The last time I saw Death Cab in concert was in 2012 during the summer before my Freshman year of college. When my friend and I got to the Wellmont in Montclair, there was a crowd of about 20 crowding the middle of the pit. So, we had two choices: stand on the left or on the right. For some…

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This Is Our Youth Review | Smash Cut
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When Kenneth Lonergan’s slacker drama first appeared in New York in 1996, it was deemed a revelation. A true eye-opener into the world of early twenty-somethings in a much grittier New York City than we know today. A strange and fascinating thing has happened with the Steppenwolf revival…

This Is Our Youth Review | Smash Cut

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When Kenneth Lonergan’s slacker drama first appeared in New York in 1996, it was deemed a revelation. A true eye-opener into the world of early twenty-somethings in a much grittier New York City than we know today. A strange and fascinating thing has happened with the Steppenwolf revival…

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2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Actor | Smash Cut
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After 2014’s ceremony giving us one of the most crowded years ever for Best Actor, see the seven actors not nominated: Forest Whitaker, Michael B. Jordan, Robert Redford, Tom Hanks, Idris Elba, Oscar Isaac, and Joaquin Phoenix, we appear set for yet another year of this tough category….

2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Actor | Smash Cut

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After 2014’s ceremony giving us one of the most crowded years ever for Best Actor, see the seven actors not nominated: Forest Whitaker, Michael B. Jordan, Robert Redford, Tom Hanks, Idris Elba, Oscar Isaac, and Joaquin Phoenix, we appear set for yet another year of this tough category….

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2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Picture | Smash Cut
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With Oscar season quickly ramping up, it’s time to give you our patent pending Smash Cut predictions on Hollywood’s most coveted prize. Films marked with a (*) appear in both top tens. BEST PICTURE Karl’s Predictions I think Best Picture at this early stage is shaping up to be…

2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Picture | Smash Cut

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With Oscar season quickly ramping up, it’s time to give you our patent pending Smash Cut predictions on Hollywood’s most coveted prize. Films marked with a (*) appear in both top tens. BEST PICTURE Karl’s Predictions I think Best Picture at this early stage is shaping up to be…

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2014 Oscar Countdown Day 5: #13. Rush | Smash Cut
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Film: Rush
Director: Ron Howard (Frost/Nixon, A Beautiful Mind, Apollo 13)
Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Daniel Bruhl, Alexandra Maria Lara, Pierfrancesco Favino, and Olivia Wilde
Numeral Score: 6.8/10          Star Score: 3.5/5          Letter Grade Score: B
 
Nominations
Oscars: X
Golden Glo…

2014 Oscar Countdown Day 5: #13. Rush | Smash Cut

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Film: Rush Director: Ron Howard (Frost/Nixon, A Beautiful Mind, Apollo 13) Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Daniel Bruhl, Alexandra Maria Lara, Pierfrancesco Favino, and Olivia Wilde Numeral Score: 6.8/10          Star Score: 3.5/5          Letter Grade Score: B   Nominations Oscars: X Golden Glo…

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Doctor Who Review: Into the Dalek (8x02) | Smash Cut
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Episode Two “Into the Dalek” brings the first Doctor Who episode of the new season that is set in space.  The first episode was in Victorian London, and this episode fixates on a rebel ship called the Aristotle that is currently in a battle with the Daleks – the Doctor’s most infamous enemy.
T…

Doctor Who Review: Into the Dalek (8x02) | Smash Cut

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Episode Two “Into the Dalek” brings the first Doctor Who episode of the new season that is set in space.  The first episode was in Victorian London, and this episode fixates on a rebel ship called the Aristotle that is currently in a battle with the Daleks – the Doctor’s most infamous enemy. T…

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Doctor Who Review: Into the Dalek (8x02) | Smash Cut
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Episode Two “Into the Dalek” brings the first Doctor Who episode of the new season that is set in space.  The first episode was in Victorian London, and this episode fixates on a rebel ship called the Aristotle that is currently in a battle with the Daleks – the Doctor’s most infamous enemy.
T…

Doctor Who Review: Into the Dalek (8x02) | Smash Cut

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Episode Two “Into the Dalek” brings the first Doctor Who episode of the new season that is set in space.  The first episode was in Victorian London, and this episode fixates on a rebel ship called the Aristotle that is currently in a battle with the Daleks – the Doctor’s most infamous enemy. T…

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