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Could there be a new trend in the field of feature-length documentaries? After last year’s Oscar winner Undefeated and the surprise box office success of this year’s Searching For Sugarman, are we seeing a spate of “feel-good” doc? They’ve had an unfair rep as dour and somber for quite some time now. Many film goers avoid them completely, feeling that they’re the movie equivalent of a dull lecture or homework (“shudder”)! But The Other Dream Team is a truly uplifting movie. And to quote one of the film’s subjects, “What a long, strange, trip it’s been”.
This is primarily the story of the 1992 Lithuanian basketball team whose tale really begins in 1940. That’s when the Ussr, in order to battle the Axis menace, took over the country of Lithuania. During those many dark days of occupation Lithuanians sought relief by indulging in their favorite national sport of basketball. »
- Jim Batts
Photos of Jeremy Renner sliding down a wall in The Bourne Legacy, several shots from Snow White and the Huntsman, three shots of Josh Brolin and Will Smith in the 1960's scenes of Men in Black 3, a trio of heroes walk a hall in The Avengers, the first shot of Viola Davis and Maggie Gyllenhaal in Won't Back Down, and Judi Dench on the set of Skyfall.
"New Blu-ray release dates are up - "Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close" on March 27th, "We Bought a Zoo" on April 3rd, "Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol" on April 17th, "Contraband" and "The Artist" on April 24th, "New Year's Eve" on May 1st, "Underworld Awakening" on May 8th, "Rampart" on May 15th, "Perfect Sense" on May 22nd, "The Woman in the Fifth" on June 11th, »
- Garth Franklin
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