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Barbara Hershey

  • Movie Review: ‘Insidious: Chapter 2’

    This is a difficult one. On the one hand, the constant use of jump scares, which last for about two-thirds of the running time, feels like a cheat. The camera closes…

  • Film Review: ‘Black Swan’

    By Shannon Hood / Originally posted on October 7, 2010 Darren Aronofsky has made a career of choosing interesting, non-traditional material and illuminating the unexpected aspects of his subject matter. Case(s)…

  • Review: ‘Black Swan’

    Darren Aronofsky has made a career of choosing interesting, non-traditional material and illuminating the unexpected aspects of his subject matter. Case(s) in point: The Wrestler (a down-trodden wrestler), Pi (mathematicians), Requiem For a Dream…