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Review: ‘Smiley’

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By-the-numbers slasher pic "Smiley" starts by borrowing the key concept of "Candyman," ends with a denouement heavily indebted to "Scream," and stuffs its middle with a dismayingly high quotient of…

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Ken Burns Defends PBS Funding

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Filmmaker Ken Burns wrote and op-ed in USA Today defending federal funding for PBS, and he shared an anecdote about meeting President Ronald Reagan and telling him of his plans for "The Civil War."…

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