Tag Archives: Frances Conroy

>Insert Grief Here<

[Contains rain-soaked SPOILERS!] I suppose all film-makers are “manipulators”, in the sense that they use words, pictures and music to make their audience care deeply about imaginary people. Some do it subtly and smartly, earning the tears and laughter honestly… … Continue reading

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Miami, Minnesota

[Contains slightly frostbitten SPOILERS!!!] Tomorrow afternoon sees the “network premiere” of New in Town (2009) on Ch4, but I already had a second-hand copy waiting on my stack, so I thought I’d write it up today in a desperate bid … Continue reading

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United States of WTF!?

This Halloween weekend I’ve been catching up with the first four episodes of a spanky new TV series called American Horror Story, which premiered on October 5th, on a cable channel called FX. I think the show’s title is pretty … Continue reading

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