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Review: Searching for Sugar Man

An obscure, forgotten singer-songwriter, Sixto Rodriguez was first discovered in a Detroit bar by celebrated producers Dennis Coffey and Mike Theodore in the late '60s.
The freshman film from Malik Bendjelloul
By BRETT MICHEL  |  August 10, 2012
Ides of March 3

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

Governor Fuzzy: Has Deval Patrick lost his edge — already?

Some folks — including this newspaper — who supported Governor Deval Patrick's re-election and wish him well as he wrestles with the daunting task of steering Massachusetts through the next four years are scratching their heads.
Plus, Boston City Council president Stephen Murphy.
By EDITORIAL  |  January 07, 2011

Wyatt, Atzmon, Stephen | For the Ghosts Within

Enough has been written about Robert Wyatt's voice that there's no need to elaborate on his genius.
Domino (2010)
By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  November 05, 2010