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By piggybacking the plotting from sci-fi series "Babylon 5," which recently completed its run, the premiere episode of spinoff "Crusade" offers the sort of complex narrative clutter of a solid…
Seal's simple but heartfelt message of love and peace among the races isn't always best served on his albums, which tend to be a bit too calculatedly polished and, like late-period Peter Gabriel…
Wilco's scheduled two-night stand at the House of Blues was cut short an evening by the death Monday of front man Jeff Tweedy's mother-in-law. The tragedy was not mentioned during the show, though…
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Ockham's Razor states that given all available evidence pertinent to a problem, the most obvious solution is probably the correct one. Add to that Ockham's TV-movie Corollary: Given all available…
Robert Wise's obscurish 1950 melodrama, "Three Secrets," has been remade into a handsomely mounted but dramatically inert TV film about three very contemporary women who fear they may be the mother…
Charles Fuller, who won a Pulitzer Prize for drama for grappling with the moral complexities of "A Soldier's Play" (which was turned into the Oscar-nominated "A Soldier's Story" in 1984), contributes…