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Nothing Bleak but the Title

If you’ve ever wondered what kind of story Charles Dickens would have come up with if he’d written sitcoms instead of serialized novels.

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Becoming Michael Jackson

Spike Lee’s second biopic on Michael Jackson captures the King of Pop as he struggles to rise above the child star label, move past the family dynamic, and develop his own vision.

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Caravan of Morrison

With the passage of time, Van Morrison’s music now appeals more to this writer’s contemplative side.

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Charlie Watts Swings

Fifty years of fans screaming out their adulation, and The Rolling Stones drummer has still got his eye on that elusive prize of perfection. Dig it.