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It’s Doctor Strange, Not Master Strange
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It’s Doctor Strange, Not Master Strange

The last time I watched a Benedict Cumberbatch movie was when I saw Sherlock Holmes: The Abominable Bride in a theater in China. Even though I watched the Sherlock series before, the movie was so boring and confusing that I actually fell asleep in the cinema. That experience compromised Cumberbatch’s image […]

In the Catholic film canon, ‘Spotlight’ deserves the first pew
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In the Catholic film canon, ‘Spotlight’ deserves the first pew

I first heard about Tom McCarthy’s critically acclaimed and Academy Award-winning film Spotlight in an article published in The Boston Globe last year. I didn’t read the article that appeared on my Twitter feed and simply scrolled past. I knew it was about the Catholic Church’s sex abuse scandal, but because […]