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The Vermont Cynic

The Big Short’ sells out big banks’ behavior

February 25

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“The Big Short” is a whirlwind of numbers, huge amounts of money, financial terminology and raging testosterone.The premise of the film is simple: it explains how the 2008 financial crisis occurred, introduces the men who predi...

‘Carol’ crosses social barriers but misses nomination

February 17

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Abeautiful and sensual love story between two women is making waves this Academy Award season.Set in 1952 in New York City, “Carol” begins when Carol Aird (Cate Blanchett) and Therese Belivet (Rooney Mara) meet in a depar...

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