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Netflix Fix: Happy People: A Year in the Taiga

Netflix Fix: Happy People: A Year in the Taiga

Werner Herzog and Dmitry Vasyukov’s Happy People: A Year in the Taiga is by no means a new movie, but I just discovered it and I simply cannot stop talking about it.  In it, Werner’s narrative voice works its usual magic, which is all I really should have to say, but I’ll go on. The documentary covers(…)

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

I am a huge fan of spy thrillers, even though too often when I go to see a new one, it’s just not very good. Now, spy thrillers are usually chock full of suave, hot dudes running around the globe suspecting everyone and eventually shooting and blowing things up. The ladies sexually seductive, and more(…)