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Backtalk: RiffTrax

Interview: The RiffTrax crew revisit another 'classic'

MST3K took its curtain call in 1999 after 10 years on cable, but the show's end ultimately liberated host Mike Nelson and the revolving cast of cinematic satirists.
MST3K forever!
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  August 10, 2012
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Photos: Roger Waters: The Wall at Fenway Park

Roger Waters performs The Wall at Fenway Park on July 1, 2012.
July 1, 2012
By TIM BUGBEE  |  July 06, 2012
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Review: Lola Versus

Will Greta Gerwig ever be in another film in which she doesn't wear ugly underwear? Will there ever be a movie about heartbroken women where they don't find consolation in food?
Bottoming out
By PETER KEOUGH  |  June 15, 2012
ShortTake: The Intouchables

Review: The Intouchables

French comedies rarely travel well, but The Intouchables , the first film from the writer-director team of Eric Toledano and Olivier Nakache to be commercially released here, has earned its status as an international blockbuster.
Traveling well
By ANN LEWINSON  |  June 01, 2012
Review: Silent House

Review: Silent House(1)

Shot in a single, continuous take, Chris Kentis and Laura Lau's Silent House crackles with a gnawing anxiety like that which defined their debut, Open Water .
Quietly sinister
By ALEXANDRA CAVALLO  |  March 09, 2012
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Renzo Piano's new wing pays tribute to the Gardner Museum's magic

The challenge from the start of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum expansion project was: how do you follow up a masterpiece? The 99-year-old Fenway institution is world-renowned for its old-master collection installed in dramatic period rooms inside a
Intimate grandeur
By GREG COOK  |  January 20, 2012


Short Take: J. Edgar

Review: J. Edgar

Filmmaker Clint Eastwood, famously Republican, portrays right-wing hero J. Edgar Hoover, the late FBI head, as a self-aggrandizing, conniving bully and mama's boy who broke the law whenever he wanted to bring anyone down.
DiCaprio as right-wing hero J. Edgar Hoover
By GERALD PEARY  |  November 11, 2011
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Review: The Ides of March

Though more contemporary than Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005), George Clooney's new directorial effort seems less topical.
George Clooney's new directorial effort
By PETER KEOUGH  |  October 07, 2011
Random Acts of WTF: "I'm Rich" Guy

Random Acts of WTF: "I'm Rich" Guy


The scene: Starbucks on Brookline Ave, a little before 3 pm on Thursday. A line of caffeine-seekers spills out the door. Baristas hustle to keep...
By S.I. Rosenbaum  |  March 17, 2011
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The Citizen Public House & Oyster Bar

This whole minimalism thing is not as simple as it looks, and Citizen Public House & Oyster Bar is proof.
Fenway gastropub maxes out minimalism
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  December 17, 2010
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Slideshow: Video game heroes run amok Boston

The Laser Orgy awards ceremony got a little out of control, and we followed our red carpet video game stars as they ran amok in Boston.
Video game characters take over the Hub
By BUDDY DUNCAN AND K. BONAMI  |  December 03, 2010


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Review: Jerry Remy's Sports Bar & Grill

The baseball record books show that Gerald Peter Remy, in 10 major-league seasons, hit a total of seven home runs. On my first visit to his Boylston Street bar and grill, I was ready to declare the restaurant home run number eight.
Another victory, what a surprise
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  May 29, 2010
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El Pelón Taquería

A 2009 fire in the Fenway destroyed an entire block of beloved independent restaurants, including the very popular El Pelón Taquería. It was the second fire in two years to hit this Baja-style joint, prompting my comment, “If there is a God, he’s an ang
New home, same winning way with fish tacos
By MC SLIM JB  |  April 23, 2010
Fire in the Fens

Fire in the Fens


About an hour ago, a brushfire hit the Fens. Phoenix correspondent P. Nick Curran was on the scene to capture the blaze in progress, as...
By Shaula Clark  |  April 05, 2010
Peterborough Street gets a mural makeover

Peterborough Street gets a mural makeover


Six delectable restaurants, and fav lunch spots of us Phoenicians, were burnt to the ground after a fire spread across Peterborough Street this past January. (VIEW a...
By Lisa Spinelli  |  September 28, 2009

Phantom Gourmet's Food Festival


Billed as the "the most delicious party in history" - a slap in the face to both the Marshmallow Fluff fest and the New England...
By Jason OBryan  |  September 23, 2009


Pop Trash, Fletcher Sings, DMB and WTF

Pop Trash, Fletcher Sings, DMB and WTF


  Fletcher takes out the Pop Trash, Fletcher sings us a song, and we run back Fl...
By Charlie  |  June 01, 2009
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New Rod Dee

Alas, fire has taken out Rod Dee II, in the Fenway.
Love lost, but fear not . . . a new one's arrived
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  January 14, 2009
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Gone, baby, gone

Boston bids farewell to one of its brightest spots — the row of six diverse and delectable restaurants on Peterborough Street that were consumed by a four-alarm fire early Tuesday morning.
Fenway eateries burn down; Phoenix staffers may starve to death
By WILL SPITZ  |  January 07, 2009
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Photos: Fire near Fenway

Photos of the Fenway fire aftermath
Charred
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  January 06, 2009
dailyBOS: 07.18.2008

dailyBOS: 07.18.2008


dailyBOS_071808, originally uploaded by daily BOS. Cell-phone snapshots taken in and around Park Street and Downtown Crossing, the Fenway, and on the #71 Bus
By kbonami  |  July 18, 2008


dailyBOS: 07.15.2008

dailyBOS: 07.15.2008


dailyBOS_071508, originally uploaded by daily BOS. Cell-phone snapshots taken on Brookline Ave in the Fenway and Highgate Street in Allston
By kbonami  |  July 15, 2008
dailyBOS: 07.14.2008

dailyBOS: 07.14.2008


dailyBOS_071408, originally uploaded by daily BOS. Cell-phone snapshots taken in and around the Fenway, Allston, and Lower Allston
By kbonami  |  July 14, 2008
dailyBOS: 07.11.2008

dailyBOS: 07.11.2008


dailyBOS_071108, originally uploaded by daily BOS. Cell-phone snapshots taken in and around the Fenway, Central Square, and East Watertown
By kbonami  |  July 11, 2008
dailyBOS: 07.10.2008

dailyBOS: 07.10.2008


dailyBOS_071008, originally uploaded by daily BOS. Cell-phone snapshots taken in and around North Brighton, the Allston footbridge, the Fenway, and Audubon Circle
By kbonami  |  July 10, 2008
dailyBOS: 07.09.2008

dailyBOS: 07.09.2008


dailyBOS_070908, originally uploaded by daily BOS. Cell-phone snapshots taken in and around Harvard Square, the Fenway, and MassArt
By kbonami  |  July 09, 2008


dailyBOS: 07.08.2008

dailyBOS: 07.08.2008


dailyBOS_070808, originally uploaded by daily BOS. Cell-phone snapshots taken in and around Harvard Square and the Fenway
By kbonami  |  July 08, 2008
dailyBOS: 07.07.2008

dailyBOS: 07.07.2008


dailyBOS_070708, originally uploaded by daily BOS. Cell-phone snapshots taken in and around Allston/Packards Corner and the Fenway
By kbonami  |  July 07, 2008
dailyBOS: 07.03.2008

dailyBOS: 07.03.2008


dailyBOS_070308, originally uploaded by daily BOS. Cell-phone snapshots taken in and around Allston, the Fenway, and Central Square
By kbonami  |  July 03, 2008
dailyBOS: 07.02.2008

dailyBOS: 07.02.2008


dailyBOS_070208, originally uploaded by daily BOS. Cell-phone snapshots taken in and around the Fenway and MassArt
By kbonami  |  July 02, 2008