Tag Archives: James Verniere

Herald Goes Double ‘Dutch’

The Boston Herald devotes two pages today to remembrances of the great Elmore Leonard, who died yesterday at age 87. Start with the Associated Press obituary, which begins “He was the master of his genre, the Dickens of Detroit, the … Continue reading

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Did They See The Same Movie? (‘Spring Breakers’ Edition)

The only thing the local dailies’ reviews of Spring Breakers have in common is the publicity photo they feature:   Beyond that, they’re talking about two completely different movies . . . Read the rest at It’s Good to Live in a … Continue reading

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Boston Globe Film Critic Wesley Morris Djangoed By Mediaite

In an unusual confluence of influence, the Boston Globe and the Boston Herald both gave positive reviews to Quentin Tarantino’s new film, Django Unchained. From James Verniere’s Herald review: Quentin Tarantino ‘Unchained’ Director charges into American slavery tale with guns blazing You’ve … Continue reading

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Julie & Julia & James

Mad props to Boston Herald film critic James Verniere, whose rave review of “Julie & Julia” topped the blurbs in a full-page ad for the movie in Saturday’s New York Times. According to Verniere, “‘Julie & Julia’ is the summer’s … Continue reading

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