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A Very Imaginary Guide to Halloween-y Things in Seattle

I love fall. And I REALLY love October, because I LOVE Halloween. I’ve got two boxes full of costumes and decorations that I’m constantly adding to, my pantry is full of everything pumpkin spice, and my DVD shelf is lined with 100 or so horror flicks. And the best thing about all this is: I […]

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Imaginary Film Picks for the Week {9/26-9/29}

The Northwest Film Forum is screening Shut Up, Little Man! An Audio Misadventure, all week (9pm tonight, 7pm Tues, Weds, and Thurs). This documentary about the power of viral media rocked everyone's socks off at SIFF this year — and hey kids, you too can learn how much power a casette tape wielded in the pre-internet world […]

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STIFF Take (No, That's Not a Typo & I Am Happy to See You…)

The final (sniffle) week of SIFF approaching portends the beginning of another annual Seattle film tradition, STIFF.  This Friday {6/3} the Seattle True Independent Film Festival opens it’s doors to go mano-a-mano with their more established counterpart SIFF.  Yeah, yeah – I get that there’s a tradition of counterprogrammed fests, more voices are good, yada […]

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A Week of Movie Choices That Won't Make You Feel Like a Fool

Over the next week, Seattle theaters welcome to town a wide range of film options. Here's a few suggestions ranging from one-off screenings to larger independent openings. Personally, all my anticipation for this week cinematically comes down to Hobo With a Shotgun, which arrives in US living rooms via various video on demand outlets including […]

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Imaginary Weekend Film Recs – Some Unusual and Unusually Rich Choices

If there’s one film you see this weekend, please make it Cold Weather at the Northwest Film Forum. If there are two films you see this weekend, I’m gonna have to suggest seeing Cold Weather twice. Seeing three, first let me say, “Good for you!” If you’re looking to pull off a cinematic hat trick, […]

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