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The following DVDs will be released Tuesday: -- "88 Minutes" (Sony, $28.96) -- * -- A sleazy and dim-witted, "torture-porn" thriller that could use at least 88 more IQ points. Al Pacino stars.
By Jeff Vice Deseret News ELEGY -- *** -- Ben Kingsley, Penelope Cruz, Dennis Hopper; rated R (sex, nudity, profanity, vulgarity, slurs) There are few, more-frustrating actors than Ben Kingsley.
OK, for those who don't know, explain the thinking behind Bad Film Club.
By Deseret News editorial The irony is that Janet Jackson's infamous "wardrobe malfunction" can be viewed on-demand on YouTube. That illustrates the problem the FCC has when trying to turn back the clock on objectionable behavior in the name of public decency.
NEW FILMS FRIDAY THE DARK KNIGHT -- ****-- As much a morality thriller and a gangster epic as it is a comic book action/adventure, this thrilling Bat-tale is definitely not for young ones.
By Jeff Vice Deseret News THE PROMOTION -- ** 1/2 -- Seann William Scott, John C.
The following editorial appeared in the Chicago Tribune on Wednesday, June 26: ___ On Dec. 5, 1962, comedian Lenny Bruce was arrested in a Chicago nightclub _ not for fighting or flinging beer bottles but for obscenity.
California rapper Raymond Boots Riley reportedly was charged with using foul language onstage at the Bayou Boogaloo music festival in Norfolk, Va.
LONDON (Reuters) - The BBC has been chastised by the UK media regulator for broadcasting profanity and offensive language from artists including Madonna, Green Day and Snoop Dogg during last summer's Live 8 concert.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.