Streaming review: “Behind the Curve” (2018)

"Behind the Curve" (2018)  Documentary Running Time: 96 minutes Directed by: Daniel J. Clark Featuring: Darryle Marble Modern flat Earth societies: "Organizations that promote the misconception that the Earth is flat rather than a globe. Such groups date from the middle of the 20th century; some adherents are serious and some are not. Those who are serious are often motivated by pseudoscience or Biblical …

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DVD review: “Studio 54: The Documentary” (2018)

"Studio 54: The Documentary" (2018)  Documentary Running Time: 98 minutes Directed by: Matt Tyrnauer Featuring: Ian Schragerand Steve Rubell Andy Warhol:"The key of the success of Studio 54 is that it’s a dictatorship at the door and a democracy on the dance floor." This week sees the release of yet another documentary on DVD, the rather unimaginatively titled, …

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DVD review: “Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist” (2018)

"Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist" (2018)  Documentary Running Time: 83 minutes Directed by: Lorna Tucker Featuring: Christina Hendricks, Kate Moss, André Leon Talley and Vivienne Westwood Vivienne Westwood:"This film about me is mediocre. I am not." This week we see the release of one of the more oddly put together documentaries from last year on DVD, that is the average "Westwood: …

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TV review: “Louis Theroux: Dark States” (2017)

“Louis Theroux: Dark States” (2017) Documentary Created, written & presented by: Louis Theroux The last time we saw Louis Theroux was his revisitation to a subject that seems to have haunted him for some time, he obviously felt like he needed to revisit, this was “Louis Theroux: Saville” (2016) – an analysis of himself, something …

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Review Documentary: “13th” (2016)

"13th (2016) Documentary/Netflix Running Time: 101 minutes Director: Ava DuVernay Featuring: Jelani Cobb, Angela Davis, and Henry Louis Gates "Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction." This latest documentary to …

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