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review: The Innkeepers

Review: The Innkeepers(1)

Ti West's spook show is atmospheric (thanks to the terrific hotel setting) and frequently funny; but the plot line is choppy, the dialogue often unnecessary, and the scares too sparse.
Ti West's spook show
By PEG ALOI  |  February 03, 2012
Short Take Melancholia

Review: Melancholia

Here's what we learn from Melancholia : life sucks, people are awful, we're all going to die, and good riddance. Who says Lars von Trier doesn't like happy endings?
Who says Lars von Trier doesn't like happy endings?
By PETER KEOUGH  |  November 11, 2011
Paranormal activity

Review: Paranormal Activity 3

Aside from the fan-cam, 3 has little to offer: the camera is shakier and 2 's ludicrous backstory is continued.
Little to offer
By ANN LEWINSON  |  October 28, 2011

Look at This Fucking Hipster Wedding

If you liked it, then you shoulda put a bird on it.
Marching down the aisle with mustache parties, woodland creatures, and letterpress — lots and lots of letterpress.
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  May 27, 2011

Review: Bridesmaids

A scene in which a couple screw their hearts out might not raise an eyebrow in a European art film, but as the opening of a romantic comedy from a Hollywood studio, it gets your attention.
Wedding crasher
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 13, 2011

The Marinsky In Stravinsky

Live opera — at least, live opera from the Met — has been a huge success in movie theaters. (In Boston, the Fenway routinely sells out two screens.) What about not-quite-live dance?
Coolidge Corner Theatre | February 20, 2011
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  February 25, 2011

Weddings, speakerphones and secrets

Recently, my husband was invited to the wedding of one of his co-workers. I found it odd that the invitation was addressed solely to him, as she has knows he is married and has met me on a few occasions.
Dr. Lovemonkey answers your questions
By DR. LOVEMONKEY  |  December 10, 2010

Double double's toils and troubles

She got married last month, at the house we grew up in together.
Twins on Twins
By CAROLINE KNAPP  |  August 06, 2010

Go frock yourself!

It was nine months before their wedding that my friends Vissy and Harry sat me down for a “We need to talk” moment. What they wanted was a favor: would I be willing to get ordained as a minister and officiate their wedding?
An Irish-Jewish atheist who disdains religion becomes an ordained minister online to officiate his friends’ wedding
By JASON O’BRYAN  |  March 26, 2010
Amanda Palmer: "terror," "unstoppable joy" over wedding engagement to Neil Gaiman

Amanda Palmer: "terror," "unstoppable joy" over wedding engagement to Neil Gaiman

 Somone's finally gonna make an honest woman out of AMANDA PALMER. And, according to a blog post the two co-signed on his blog yesterday, that...
By Carly Carioli  |  January 16, 2010

Engagements, break-up motives fly under the radar

My boyfriend broke up with me almost six months ago and, while I’m pretty much over that ...
Dr. Lovemonkey answers your questions
By DR. LOVEMONKEY  |  November 06, 2009