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Daily Archives: August 16, 2017

Why is the conversation about Kathryn Bigelow's 'Detroit' only barely above a whisper?

What if Hollywood threw a provocation and nobody came? There will almost certainly be larger financial failures than “Detroit” this moviegoing year. And there will doubtless be bigger celebrity crash-outs. But there are unlikely to be many greater cultural surprises than the reaction — or non-reaction — to “Detroit.” Kathryn Bigelow’s fact-based movie about a shattering, race-charged event of police ...

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Lorde Performs Six Melodrama Tracks Like You’ve Never Heard Them Before

In a bonus interview with Lorde, the 20-year-old says she rarely does acoustic sessions, but it felt appropriate for Melodrama, especially with tracks like “Hard Feelings / Loveless.” “A lot of Melodrama is really about taking these traditionally young, female emotions. It was kind of interesting to me to take those and amplify them and make them into something kind ...

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