Zombies!

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STAGE & SCREEN: ‘JUAN OF THE DEAD’ @ COOLIDGE

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Equal parts gorefest and screwball farce, it may be familiar ground to audiences familiar with other …of the Dead films Dawn and Shaun, but the sheer chutzpah of satirizing Cuba’s totalitarian state and national icons—the zombies are dismissed by the authorities as US-supported “dissidents,” while Juan himself sees the opportunity to start a private zombie killing business—puts it in a league all its own. Continue reading

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EXIT POLL: KURT @ LA MAMMA’S, ALLSTON

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So how often would you say that you eat pizza? “Breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Every day.” Continue reading

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FILM PICK: LGBT FILM FESTIVAL @ THE BRATTLE THEATRE

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Suggested questions: Is Rock’n’rolla a family name? and, How does one prepare for a gay zombie attack? Continue reading

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ADAPTATION NATION: THE WALKING DEAD

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The Walking Dead started as a comic series; and like all comic book adaptations, there are plenty of things for nerds like me to bitch about. Continue reading