Joe Pichirallo

Marketplace

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Review: 'Hollywoodland'

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"Superman Kills Self" ranks as one of the most traumatic newspaper headlines of the 1950s to many Americans who were kids then, and the little-discussed sad and seamy aspects of the case are explored…

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Review: 'Something New'

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Interracial romance has become common enough that the arched eyebrows in recent films like "Something New" belong to African-Americans, while a saintly white guy endures the abuse for his conflicted…

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AFI fetes 'Fisher'

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Star-helmer Denzel Washington kept his opening remarks brief at the U.S. preem of "Antwone Fisher." He interrupted a lengthy intro of AFI Fest sponsors by fest director Christian Gaines with a simple…