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The Edge of Seventeen is a teen classic

December 1, 2016 20:32:40 Posted at December 1, 2016 20:32:40
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Today The Edge of Seventeen won the Best First Film Award from the New York Film Critics Circle. A great teen movie is timeless. The slang may change, fashions come and go, but the great teen movies never expire. Fast Times at Ridgemont High, The Breakfast Club, Clueless, Rebel Without a Cause—these movies still speak to us decades later. Full Story

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Chronicle, but for magic

December 1, 2016 16:04:38 Posted at December 1, 2016 16:04:38
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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What does it take to make magic cool? (David Blaine has been asking this question for years.) Is it daring, Houdini-esque escapes, or sleight of hand card tricks, or elaborate illusions? Or would it be cool if every trick—sorry, illusion—ended with Criss Angel burning down Full Story

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Amy and her friends

November 30, 2016 21:20:12 Posted at November 30, 2016 21:20:12
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Rabbani and Solimene Photography/ Paul Bruinooge/ Jemal Countess/ Matthew Eisman/ Eugene Gologursky/ Getty Images

Sarah texted me the other night all confused and annoyed about Nocturnal Animals NOT being part of the awards circuit, not really in the Oscar conversation. The film was well-reviewed out of the festivals. It’s an all-star cast. But it feels like it’s almost being ignored. Anyway, the star of Nocturnal Animals is Amy Adams Full Story

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