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Film: April 2013 Archives

Robert reviews Renoir

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French film Renoir takes a look at the latter part of the painter's life, when he muse and his son become entangled...Film critic Robert Fontaine joined us with his review.

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Robert reviews the Place Beyond the Pines

 

An enigmatic title, perhaps, but it actually refers to the loose English translation of Schenectady, New York, a Mohawk name. And the way the movie unfolds is, while perhaps not enigmatic, definitely not what you might expect at first. Robert walks us through the new film by Derek Cianfrance, starring Bradley Cooper and Ryan Gosling.

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Robert reviews 42

 

It's a baseball movie, so you know it must be up the alley of film reviewer Robert Fontaine...But he says 42, the story of Jackie Robinson, transcends the genre to become a universal kind of underdog story. His thoughts below.

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