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Jacob takes a trip back in time with Frederick Wiseman’s controversial 1968 profile of Philadelphia public education, “High School”.

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Acting since the age of five, Sarah Hyland is no stranger to the world of small and silver screen comedy. Best known as Haley Dunphy on ABC’s ‘Modern Family,’ Hyland has also worked with the likes of Howard Stern and Jennifer Aniston, and starred in a Disney Channel Original Movie, ‘Geek Charming.’ In her latest film role, Hyland tackles a different kind of comedy—that of the dark teen variety—in Brian Dannelly’s (‘Saved!’) ‘Struck By Lightning.’

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Most rites of passage today are particular to a gender, religion, community, or the like. There is one, however, that remains an obstacle to all, regardless of personal traits and affiliations. struck by lightning Yup, you guessed it: I’m talking about high school. A society comprised of and ruled by

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Blu-ray and DVDGift GuidesThis Chick's Flicks

As promised last week in my Vintage Chick Flicks Gift Guide, today I bring you its companion, Chick Flicks 101: a collection of classic chick flicks from the late 90s to today. This Gift Guide is designed to help you choose the perfect gift(s) for all chick-flick-lovers of any age. Organized

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Dear Readers, We talk a lot about “guilty pleasures”—you know, those things we do or like that we know we shouldn’t. But, I wonder: How much “guilt” do we really feel about them? Maybe it’s me, but I just can’t muster any real “guilt” about loving some of the chick

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FeaturesMoviesThis Chick's Flicks

Dear Readers, As I’ve mentioned before, one of my favorite things about chick flicks (defined here, subjectively, as: “movies I would want to see with my girlfriends”) is the emotional connection that can form between characters and the audience when a movie is centered around a common life experience. This bond allows the

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It’s the perfect week for the TV show lovers out there! Plenty of shows to choose from; Fringe, Parks and Recreation, Criminal Minds, Person of Interest, 2 Broke Girls, and The Office to name a few. Here’s the season 7 promo for Criminal Minds: [springboard type=”youtube” id=”v58HnYo9XF8″ player=”scin001″ width=”560″ height=”315″ ]

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Project X is the brainchild of already seasoned party movie producer Todd Phillips (The Hangover, Old School). The movie plans to take audiences in deeper than any other so called party movie has ever done before. Adopting the ever popular found footage style of filming, the film follows three high school nobodies

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