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Tuesday, July 19, 2005

"Beat" Again

Just saw "The Beat that Skipped My Heart," and although a guest reviewer posted earlier, I'd like to add my two cents: See it. To me, this film is really about a young man's tormenting, alternating allegiance to either his father (the petty gangster, pictured above) or his dead mother (a concert pianist). Just when you think he's made his choice, the specter of the other parent comes barging in. (Image via