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    Review: Depp indulges inner clown in charmless ‘Mortdecai’

    LOS ANGELES  | Any film credited with its own “mustache wrangler” really should have been much more fun than Johnny Depp’s latest misfiring action-comedy. Mostly set in contemporary England, but aiming for the zingy retro feel of a vintage Peter…

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    SHOW AND TELL: DAVA teachers strut their stuff

    It has been said that those who can’t do, teach. Try telling that to Thad McCauley. Or, to shirk that archaic notion without the bumbling hindrance of conversation, simply take a peak at McCauley’s work currently on display at the…

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    New tools can take the backache out of snow removal

    That familiar refrain of winter is back. Do you hear it? Metal shovels scraping snow-covered driveways and sidewalks. The industrious whir of snow blowers. The grating sound of scrapers chiseling cars out from beneath layers of ice. Snow and ice…

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    Review: A deglamorized Aniston in the drab ‘Cake’

    NEW YORK  | Ah, to de-glam. It’s one of the surest shortcuts to newfound artistic appreciation: a bedraggled deviation into dowdy drama by a beautiful star. Acclaim by way of sweatpants. “Cake,” in which Jennifer Aniston plays a bitterly grieving,…

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    Ad by special-effects master pits cats vs. dogs for a cause

    LOS ANGELES | From brain-devouring zombies in “The Walking Dead” to crime-scene bloodshed on “CSI,” special-effects wizard Sam Nicholson has delivered gore galore to television viewers. But he says nothing has personally affected him more than the commercial he made for…





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