Laurice Johnson

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REVIEW: 'On the Bowery' ★★★★

This week the Gene Siskel Film Center begins a 14-part retrospective of street-level, purely American poetic-realist cinema spanning five different decades and too many different sensibilities to fit into any one box.<p>First up in the program called "The American New Wave" is a 1957 landmark of the …

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REVIEW: 'That Awkward Moment' ★★

More grating than peppy, the Manhattan-set romantic comedy "That Awkward Moment" proceeds as a series of awkward moments in search of a premise and a protagonist a little less stupid.<p>Zac Efron bed-hops around as writer-director Tom Gormican's narrator/hero. He's a graphic designer whose life is one …

Escape to Japan's Oki Islands

Japan seduces and dazzles travellers with its buzzed-up, sprawling, ultra-convenient big cities. But if you’re weary of crowds and vending-machine-packed streets, get yourself to Matsue in Western Honshū and hop a ferry to the slow life on the remote and fascinating Oki Islands.<p>Newly added to the …