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[Contains insect particulates and SPOILERS!!] Working through the first season of Drop Dead Diva (2009), I couldn’t help feeling like I was watching two separate shows… one of which was far more successful than the other. The basic premise of … Continue reading

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Better Than (Phone) Sex?

I’ve been seeing copies of For a Good Time, Call… (2012) in supermarket bargain bins for a few weeks now, but didn’t really take much interest until I watched Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist, and latched on to Ari Graynor’s … Continue reading

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Big Fat Success

I hadn’t actually intended to watch My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002) so soon after the dreadful spin-off sitcom… but then I saw the DVD going cheap in a charity shop, and figured I may as well pick it up. … Continue reading

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Big Fat Fail

My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002), written by and starring Nia Vardalos, was a “sleeper hit” that managed to gross almost four-hundred million dollars world-wide, making it the highest-grossing American rom-com in history, as well as one of the most … Continue reading

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