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Friday, 07 November 2014 00:00

'Laggies' lags way behind

The title refers to that group of people who lag behind their contemporaries in figuring out what they what to be when they grow up and in finding their place in the world. This can be an interesting time of exploration, but more often it's a test of patience.

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"The Way Way Back's" opening scene finds fourteen-year-old, dorky Duncan in the farthest back seat of an old-fashioned station wagon, facing backwards, a perfect metaphor for his progress toward happiness. Duncan will have to back in on it, and darn if he doesn't even though his Cape Cod summer vacation looks like a nightmare in the making.
 

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Thursday, 11 October 2012 23:00

It’s no holiday with ‘Seven Psychopaths’

Writer/director Martin McDonagh’s film “Seven Psychopaths” is about, well, truth in labeling, seven psychopaths. As such, some bloody violence punctuates ugly murders that occur at regular intervals. Self-consciously playing this for laughs, the episodic set pieces sometimes work well, but eventually get tedious as the truly comic moments merely punctuate slower ones straining to be clever.

 

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