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Talking About Movies

Syncopation - Trailer

Summer jazz fest


Celebrate the remastered classic “Syncopation,” featuring Benny Goodman, Gene Krupa, and more.

Take that!

“The Sound of Mucus?” Frank Beaver revisits bad reviews of some beloved classics.

Five came back

Frank Beaver looks at five war-time directors who used film to influence public opinion.

Show, don’t tell

From “brocom” to “bullet-time effect,” Frank Beaver is here to test your cinematic vocabulary.