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Archive: February 6th, 2019

Documentary Review | Jazz, The Adventure

Jazz, The Adventure (PN 1995.96 .J37 J39 2000 pt.8) is the eighth episode of a ten part series by Ken Burns on the history of America’s gift to the world: Jazz. This episode covers a unique period of success, fading, and heartache for jazz artists. Miles Davis triumphs over his addiction, unlike many artists at the …

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Documentary Review | The War Room

While a romantic would likely praise the American voting system for being a institution that triumphs the people, a realist would possibly counter that forces such as political machinations and the electoral college are what actually determines the nation’s leaders and normal people have little sway.  Without either confirming or denying either of these two …

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Movie Review | Sanjuro

After the success of his previous film, Yojimbo, Akira Kurosawa was asked to revive his lone Samurai for a sequel.  Fortunately, Kurosawa replied positively and in 1962, Sanjuro was released into theaters.  Frequent Kurosawa collaborator, Toshiro Mifune reprises his role as lone wondering samurai Sanjuro Tsubaki, who this time finds himself entangled with nine heartfelt but hopelessly naive …

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