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Never Coming to A Theater Near You

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Never Coming to a Theater Near You will remedy that situation. This selection of renowned film critic Kenneth Turan's absorbing and illuminating reviews, now revised and updated to factor in the tests of time, point viewers toward the films they can't quite remember, but should not miss.

Moviegoers know they can trust Turan's impeccable by: 3. An excellent guide to quality films The kind of movies that Los Angeles Times film critic Kenneth Turan is talking about in this fine collection of his reviews are those that are "sophisticated, mature, [and] always entertaining." (p.

xiv) His point in the title about such films "never coming to a theater near you" is a good one since most of the films reviewed here had either a short life on /5. Never Coming to A Theater Near You [Turan, Kenneth] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Never Coming to A Theater Near You A Celebration of A Certain Kind of Movie (Book): Turan, Kenneth: It is in the nature of today's movie business that while Hollywood blockbusters invade every megaplex, smaller, quality films often don't get screen time.

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