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'The Trip to Italy:' Voyeuristic vacation treat

Who would have thunk that "The Trip," a movie in which two semi-famous British comedians drive around the Lake District eating fine food and trading dead-on impersonations of Woody Allen, Michael Caine, and Sean Connery, would beget a sequel?


'A Summer's Tale': Love at the beach, Rohmer-style

Eric Rohmer, who died in 2010, left behind a body of work full of intellectually probing everyday dramas about the relationships between men and women, the nature of art, and the nature of nature -- "Claire's Knee," "Chloe in the Afternoon," "My ...

Basement Jaxx: Still in a swing state

Basement Jaxx


3.5 stars out of four

(PIAS/Atlantic Jaxx)

Back in the EDM stone ages, when producers carved beats out of boulders, two teams reigned supreme when it came to international house music: Daft Punk and Basement Jaxx.

While ...

On Movies: Looking north, to Toronto Film Festival

Is Reese Witherspoon this year's Matthew McConaughey?

That is, a familiar face from formula-froth rom-coms and packaged studio product who opts to return to the kind of smaller-budget, character-driven fare that launched said career, and who uses...