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Exploring Frontier’s new menu

"Civilizing" the frontier was a long and complex process, with lasting effects on our culture.
Civilizing influences
By BRIAN DUFF  |  April 13, 2012

This season starts retro and then fades to Black

After a summer and fall that saw local releases at a fever pitch, perhaps it was inevitable we'd see something of a retrenchment for the dark days of winter.
A Modest mid-winter
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 30, 2011

Jacob Augustine explores the Frontier between heaven and hell

Since not long after the January 2009 release of Harmonia , many of us have been waiting for Jacob Augustine's next move.
Triple exegesis
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  November 04, 2011
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Review: Cowboys & Aliens

As Dolarhyde, the cattle baron lording over the frontier town in Jon Favreau's pastiche of Western and sci-fi movies, Harrison Ford has the best lines. Like: "That's ridiculous!" — said when someone explains why Independence Day -like aliens are blasti
Favreau's pastiche of Western and sci-fi movies
By PETER KEOUGH  |  August 05, 2011

The Shapes of things

The first song on the Pete Kilpatrick Band's new Shapes and Sounds EP might be called "Dear July," but the five-song work is clearly an ode to winter, to its delicious melancholy and the joys of finding cozy corners in overheated bars or naked bodies u
Pete Kilpatrick's new wintry Sounds
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 11, 2009


Next week: the mighty Man-Witch reunite at a WMPG benefit at Geno's, and The Way We Get By director Aron Gaudet will, fingers crossed, be...
By webteam  |  July 15, 2009