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Review: Cool It
Bjørn Lomborg: environmental Antichrist or nice guy? Or both?
Bjørn Lomborg, the Danish director of the Copenhagen Consensus Center, and author of The Skeptical Environmentalist , has been called an idiot and a traitor by his critics — none of whom is given a forum to speak in the new documentary.
| November 16, 2010
Interview: Davis Guggenheim, director of Waiting for Superman
Out with the Old School
Davis Guggenheim has always been a man on a mission.
| October 04, 2010
As 'Superman' debuts, risks and rewards of school reform made plain
The documentary Waiting for "Superman" opens this week — an ambitious film that aims to bring the debate over education reform into every household.
| September 30, 2010
Review: Waiting for Superman
Guggenheim suggests the wait will be long for America's schools
If you were wondering about the state of our education system, Davis Guggenheim's documentary won't make you feel very optimistic.
| September 28, 2010
As Hollywood's summer fare goes cold, local film festivals heat up
Here's the dilemma: you love movies, but you also love the idea of taking a vacation to one of the many inviting resorts that New England has to offer — the beaches of Cape Cod or the Islands, picturesque towns in Maine or Rhode Island, or even the cultural and historical enclaves of Boston itself.
| June 16, 2010
There was a film fest from Nantucket . . . and P'town
One look at the line-up at the local multiplex and you might ask yourself, "How far away can I get from Marmaduke and still remain in the state of Massachusetts?" Turns out that summer-movie relief is just a ferry ride away.
| June 14, 2010
Review: It Might Get Loud
Davis Guggenheim films his essay on the electric guitar
Some guitar teachers will tell you there’s a right way and a wrong way to play the guitar. But Davis Guggenheim’s rousing new documentary, It Might Get Loud, reminds us that that’s not true at all.
| August 27, 2009
A familiar girl-power tale
Gracie treads territory familiar to anyone who’s seen a sports movie in the past 10 years.
| May 30, 2007
Truth and consequences
Al Gore’s graphic disaster movie
For a film consisting mostly of a middle-aged guy pointing to charts and lecturing about complex, controversial, and world-challenging ideas, An Inconvenient Truth makes for a more entertaining thriller than The Da Vinci Code .
| February 20, 2007
Apocalypse now and then
Doom, damnation, and other summer fun
With Snakes on a Plane and World Trade Center opening on the same day, this summer won’t be offering the usual escapist fare.
| May 03, 2006
Scenes from the Forget, Forget CD release
| September 11, 2013 at 1:29 PM
State to probe missing crude-oil reports #PanAm #mepolitics #crudeoil
July 10, 2013 at 3:15 PM
The answer to this week's game
June 08, 2013 at 12:15 PM
LePage: Big company didn't ask about Maine taxes #mepolitics
May 09, 2013 at 9:59 AM
LePage uses Obamacare to achieve his own political goal #mepolitics
May 08, 2013 at 10:12 AM
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