Scoundrels

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Review: 'Avalon'

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Bona-fide scoundrels are seldom a movie's centerpiece, but the baggy-eyed ex-party boy, ex-felon, club promoter and general reprobate is a longshot for sympathy, which makes Petersen's moral juggling…

  • TV

NBC tops with U.S. Open

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A primetime U.S. Open telecast from Pebble Beach, Calif., was good enough to give NBC a ratings win Sunday, a night that also saw disappointing launches for new ABC series "Scoundrels" and "The…

Marketplace

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Review: 'Touch of Evil'

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Touch of Evil smacks of brilliance but ultimately flounders in it. Taken scene by scene, there is much to be said for this filmization of Whit Masterson's novel, Badge of Evil. Orson Welles' script…

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