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The Week in Movies:
The Walk, The Martian
Author and film critic, hollywoodandfine.com
The New York Film Festival is underway and two of the biggest commercial titles of the fall are in its lineup. (They also happen to be opening this week). Neither of these lives up to the hype, though I recognize that will be a distinctly minority opinion.
Opens the New York Film Festival
Author, 'Kerouac's Spontaneous Poetics'
For the New York Film Festival in its 53rd year, the choice of this love letter to the city could not be more perfect.
Is There One Right Way to Achieve Creativity? (Spoiler Alert: No)
New York Times best-selling author, Shark Tank contestant, CEO...
Michael Jordan's high school coach told him that there is "no I in team," to which the budding superstar replied, "Yes, but there is in win." These two contradictory approaches to creative success are on display in two new books.
The Walk -- Phenomenal and a Bit Terrifying
The Coalition for Quality Children's Media
This film is based on the true story of high-wire artist Philippe Petit who recruits a team of people to help him realize his dream: to walk the immense void between the World Trade Center towers.
Movie Review... The Walk... A Triumph
Author, Actress, Critic, malloryhollywoodeast.blogspot.com
Perseverance causes a dream to come true for Phillippe Petit in
. The world celebrated "wire walker," Philippe Petit traversed the immense void between the Word Trade Center towers in 1974.
"Too Wet to Play"
There are bungee jumpers and skydivers, solitary cliff climbers (they look like ants when you when you see them scaling rock faces from the distance) elite mountaineers, free divers (who don't use tanks), long distance swimmers (who have to worry about sharks), triathaletes and stock car racers.
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