Review

The Big Screen
1:00 am
Fri April 4, 2014

Movie Review: The Grand Budapest Hotel

After last year’s Moonrise Kingdom, I wasn’t sure if Wes Anderson could top, or even equal, himself with his next movie. He has. The Grand Budapest Hotel is a shaggy dog story, or in this case, a shaggy hotel story, set in a fictitious European country between the two world wars and into the years of communism.

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Author Sarah Beth Childers
1:00 am
Fri March 21, 2014

Book review: "Shake Terribly the Earth"

Our Roberta Schultz has a review of the new collection of essays from Sarah Beth Childers, Shake Terribly the Earth: Stories from an Appalachian Family (Race, Ethnicity and Gender in Appalachia).

Author Carol Wall
1:00 am
Fri March 14, 2014

Book review: "Mister Owita's Guide to Gardening"

Kelly Blewett has a review of the personal new book from author Carol Wall, Mister Owita’s Guide to Gardening: How I Learned the Unexpected Joy of a Green Thumb and an Open Heart.

Author Melanie Benjamin
12:00 am
Fri March 7, 2014

Book review: "The Aviator's Wife"

Our Kelly Blewett has a review of the book The Aviator’s Wife by Melanie Benjamin.

The Big Screen
12:00 am
Fri March 7, 2014

Movie Review: Oscar nominated shorts

The annual movie awards season is pretty much over for another year. But once again, you still have a chance to see some of the nominated films that never make it to everyone. The annual gathering of the Oscar Nominated Short Subjects returns once again to Cincinnati World Cinema next weekend. These films are categorized by live action and animated, and in order to give more variety to the arrangement, Cincinnati World Cinema mixes them up and adds some bonus films that didn’t make the cut. The two separate programs are then scheduled twice each, so you have a chance to see them all at once or on different days.

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