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Review: Spec Ops: The Line

The recent release Spec Ops: The Line is as generic as its name — a competent, intermittently slick third-person shooter whose combat setpieces hold zero surprises for even the novice player.
Friendly fire
By MITCH KRPATA  |  July 20, 2012
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Mabou Mines deconstructs Ibsen, plus The Civilians

I have been looking forward to this Obie-winning allegory built on Ibsen's A Doll's House since it opened in New York in 2003.
In the Heights
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  November 04, 2011
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A woman takes charge and learns the art of the best defense

When the first attacker grabbed my wrist; I hammer-fisted his forearm and issued a sweep-kick to his groin.
Going on offense
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  April 29, 2011
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Wye Oak | Civilian

Merge (2011)
Merge (2011)
By RYAN STEWART  |  April 01, 2011
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Review: Battle: Los Angeles

This alien-invasion thriller feels like something Jerry Bruckheimer might whip up if the Army asked him to take on its "Be All That You Can Be" campaign.
Jerry Bruckheimer's version of a "Be All You Can Be" PSA
By TOM MEEK  |  March 18, 2011
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Review: In the Footprint: The Battle over Atlantic Yards

I've seen a lot of musicals in development; this is the first I've seen about development.
The Civilians fight the battle over Atlantic Yards
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  January 21, 2011