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By Genevieve Valentine

Genevieve Spoils Everything: Marvel’s Feel-Good Franchise

The Marvel Cinematic Universe, in its continuing quest to win the hearts of every possible fan from now through at least 2028, knows its biggest challenge, besides pacing out franchise installments, is controlling the mood of the room. Marvel suffered a few misfires in early How to Assemble a Franchise kits—the X-Men got so tangled, […]

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Posted Jul. 30, 2014                

Calendar: July 30-August 6

BlackStar Film Festival; Jurassic 5; Temples; Martha Graham Cracker; Blake Shelton + Lady Antebellum; and more!

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Posted Jul. 30, 2014 | Comments: 0

FOOD > REVIEWS

By Brian Freedman

Café Ynez does Mexican, rotisserie—and breakfast, too

Rough-mashed with the perfect amount of lime (i.e.: mucho), onions, tomatoes and cilantro, it’s a study in the seemingly disproportionate joys of simplicity and balance.

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SCREEN > CAPSULES

By Genevieve Valentine

"Code Black" effectively rings the health care crisis alarm

This film offers no easy answers. Instead, it uses its small scale for frustrated glimpses of a situation that’s reached a tipping point.

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Posted Jul. 30, 2014 | Comments: 0

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