Jun 102016
 

ElvisandNixon1

In December 1970, Elvis Presley turned up unannounced at the Northwest gate to the White House with a letter he wanted delivered to the president. See, Elvis was mighty worried about youth drug culture and he wanted to personally offer his assistance to the president. The letter requested a meeting with Nixon, and Elvis wasn’t going to take no for an answer.

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Apr 282016
 

MIDNIGHT SPECIAL

With his fourth feature film, writer/director Jeff Nichols is again tackling big themes on a small-scale. Though Midnight Special is a science fiction film, its main theme is that of family, whether biological or constructed, and the lengths people will go to in order to protect the people they love. Midnight Special is reviewed after the jump.

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