Film Review: Fear-of-Heights Thriller “Fall”

Film Review: Fear-of-Heights Thriller “Fall”

There aren't many films with a simpler premise than the new thriller Fall: Two young women climb to the top of an abandoned TV antenna in the desert and get stuck on the top, with no way down. The TV antenna in question is real, it's the 2,000-ft "B67" TV Tower in the...

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Film Review: Creepy UFO Horror in “Nope”

Film Review: Creepy UFO Horror in “Nope”

Haywood Hollywood Horses has been a mainstay of the horse wrangling business for decades and the Haywood family can trace its ancestry back to the original jockey on the famous Muybridge/Stanford horse of the first moving picture in history. When a freak accident...

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Spotlight Your Best Moves with “Kangaroo Disco Mania”

Spotlight Your Best Moves with “Kangaroo Disco Mania”

You don't have to remember the Electric Slide, the Boogaloo, the Bus Stop, and the Hustle to enjoy the new family-focused card game Kangaroo Disco Mania, but it might help just a little bit. Actually busting out a move is optional, but this fun pattern-matching game...

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Film Review: Compelling Legal Drama “The Third Murder”

Film Review: Compelling Legal Drama “The Third Murder”

Read the front page of any newspaper and it's easy to wonder whether truth and justice are part of the legal system, whether you're in the United States, Nigeria, Pakistan, or Japan. The Japanese film Sandome no satsujin (The Third Murder) is a Japanese courtroom...

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Roomy but Fuel INefficient 2022 INFINITI QX80 Sensory 4WD

Roomy but Fuel INefficient 2022 INFINITI QX80 Sensory 4WD

I had a vehicular epiphany many years ago when I went to school to pick up my three kids and their musical instruments - including a 3/4-size cello - in a Toyota Prius. There was no way to deny the fact that we just didn't have enough room for everyone and everything...

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