Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
Tom Cruise is the best.
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"Inside Out" normalizes sadness. That's one of reasons it's great.
A reposting of Greg Carpenter's article at Sequart.org.
An obituary for Dr. Mohamed Abdel Kader Hatem, the grandfather of FFC Wael Khairy.
An appreciation of the online film magazine The Dissolve, which closed its doors today.
Columbia Links will hold a fundraiser on Thursday, July 23rd, in Oak Park, Illinois.
An FFC on recent comments by Michael Eisner.