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The Martian a celebration of intellect and collaboration

INSPIRED – How great to see director Ridley Scott return to form with the best film released thus far in 2015, The Martian. He gave us Blade Runner and Gladiator, Black Hawk Down and Thelma and Louise. But the past 15 years have been pretty lean for the 77-year-old 3-time Oscar nominee. His last three pictures, Exodus: Gods and Kings, The Counselor, and Prometheus made their money … Continue reading

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Gatsby mostly great

YEP YEP – “He was the single most hopeful person I’d ever met,” narrates Nick Carraway in the opening moments of Baz Luhrmann’s hugely anticipated adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s iconic great American novel, The Great Gatsby. So, after several months of promos and buzz, I was hopeful I could get past my initial disappointment in the … Continue reading