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Blake Sennett of The Elected: Somehow connected to Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp, and Bright Eyes.The 1993 film Six Degrees of Separation, about how everybody is ultimately connected to everybody else through somebody else, has spawned some spin-offs -- most notably, the game "Six Degrees of Kevin ... More >>
In the 24-hour news cycle, it can be difficult to keep up. We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries:
A loving homage to a talented bastard
Talking torture, politics, and not-so-sweet revenge with James Wan
Let's give the boy a pass
Storytelling gimmicks can't save vapid, globally conscious puzzle-film
What's running now
What's running now
Six years of hard work -- and loads of talent -- are starting to pay off for Desole
Tabb wonders if he should repent for his cinema
Bacon brings it home
Director debuts with side of Bacon
Six degrees of ?uestlove
Latino artists carve identities in "la Ciudad"
Local filmmaker Shane Carruth won Sundance's top honor. So...now what?
In a year of big-screen sadness, our critics comfort those who triumphed
What a bad feeling - and taste - Honey leaves behind
Jane Campion guides Meg Ryan through a stunning career transformation In the Cut
Eastwood takes a guilt trip down the mighty Mystic River
Broadway Palm West cuts Footloose
A conversation with local rockers Fourbanger, Fivespeed and Sixth Year Senior
A decade after Vanilla Ice melted down, he's back with the man who made him.
Washington, D.C., indie ensemble Cry Baby Cry shares its sob stories
In Novocaine, Steve Martin sticks his fingers in all the wrong places
Christopher Guest takes his comedy very, very seriously.
Kevin loses his flesh and soils his credibility in vicious, puerile Hollow Man
The Dark Side of Oz? Man, that's just the tip of the iceberg.
My Dog Skip strays off course
Kevin Bacon hasn't been in every movie ever made -- it just feels like it
Ghostly Stir of Echoes runs a close second in psychic-movie wraith
When bad movie musicals become worse stage presentations
July 1 - 7, 1999
New Yorker Family Restaurant / SunnySide Cafe
Kevin Bacon and The Bacon Brothers Band
June 11 - 17, 1998
At America West Arena, Eric Clapton's bloated ensemble proves too much of a good thing
With Club Hunan, city and state officials once again team up to destroy a local nightspot