Review

Author George Ella Lyon
1:00 am
Fri November 1, 2013

Book review: "Many-Storied House: Poems (Kentucky Voices)"

Roberta Schultz has a review of George Ella Lyon’s newest book, Many-Storied House: Poems (Kentucky Voices).

The Big Screen
1:00 am
Fri November 1, 2013

Movie review: The Counselor

If you happen to be in the wrong place at the wrong time and witness a train wreck, chances are it was an accident. Hopefully, no one would cause a train to wreck on purpose, causing a big expensive mess. However, if you’re witness to a train wreck of a movie, that has to be the work of lots of people with lots of money at their disposal to execute a misguided vision of what it is they’ve set out to make. Such a cinematic train wreck is The Counselor.

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The Big Screen
1:00 am
Fri October 25, 2013

Movie Review: When Comedy Went to School/I Used to be Darker

Two new independent films opened last Friday in our town. When Comedy Went to School is a loving look at what became known as the “Borscht Belt.” A couple of counties in upstate New York became a vacation haven for mostly Jewish-Americans from New York City.

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Spooky Stories
1:00 am
Sat October 19, 2013

Book review: "Kentucky Hauntings: Homespun Ghost Stories and Unexplained History"

In time for Halloween season, Roberta Schultz reviews the new book Kentucky Hauntings: Homespun Ghost Stories and Unexplained History by Roberta Simpson Brown and Lonnie E. Brown.

The Big Screen
1:00 am
Sat October 19, 2013

Movie Review: Wizard of Oz 3D

Over the years, we’ve all been down the yellow brick road. Most have first taken the journey via one of the many television broadcasts. Some have actually had that first experience in a movie theatre. And like all movies, there are those who love it, those who hate it, and many with childhood memories of being scared silly by either the flying monkeys or the gnarly talking apple trees. No matter your side of the fence, The Wizard of Oz is a true classic.

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