Strong acting and little story transform Mike Leigh’s film into a poignant slice of life.
Drama Phil Bacharach
Nothing much happens in Mike Leigh films, at least not in the strictest sense of Plot Mechanics 101. There are no car chases or explosions, not even a juicy epiphany in the final reel.
Oklahoma ACLU director Joann Bell retires after 20-plus years.
News Phil Bacharach
As executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union’s Oklahoma affiliate, Bell has been on the front lines of some of the most divisive controversies in arguably the most culturally conservative state in the country.
You’re in for a mostly gripping marathon of global challenges with this year’s Oscar nominees for documentary shorts.
Features Rod Lott
Some suggestions before 7:30 p.m. Thursday, when the Oklahoma City
Museum of Art screens this year’s five Oscar-nominated documentary short
films, each roughly 40 minutes in length. Visit the restroom first. Get
comfy. Have some Kleenex handy. And perhaps a handful of St. John’s
CFN Gazette staff
’Twas a quiet week on the Internet for former Oklahoman turned actress/ model/geek icon Olivia Munn. But at least the holiday gave her the chance to share her ideal Valentine’s Day with OpposingViews.