S. Epatha Merkerson

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Daniel Day-Lewis in "Lincoln"
  • Film

Review: 'Lincoln'

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Daniel Day-Lewis delivers an unimpeachable performance in Steven Spielberg's shrewd, stately and somewhat stuffy drama focused on a narrow yet defining chapter of Abraham Lincoln's life: abolishing…

  • TV

Review: 'Girl, Positive'

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In olden days, a teen-oriented message movie like "Girl, Positive" would have aired as an "Afterschool Special," or -- if infused with juicy "true story" trappings -- a "movie of the week."

  • TV

Review: 'Moe's World'

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Every once in a while, something unusual comes along on television. This year it's "Moe's World," which blends street smarts with saccharine, live action with computer animation, to tell the story of…