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Film, It's hard to stay mad at surprise Oscar winner <i>Departures</i>

It's hard to stay mad at surprise Oscar winner Departures

The stately Japanese movie Departures comes into theaters trailing some justified ill will for having trounced the critical favorite, Israel's Waltz With Bashir, for Best Foreign Film at last year's Academy Awards. It's not hard to fathom what Academy voters,…
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Calendar, Night&Day Moving the Dead

Moving the Dead

Trailing mostly justified ill will for having trounced the critical favorite, Waltz With Bashir, for Best Foreign Film at last year’s Oscars, Yojirô Takita’s stately Japanese movie Departures, a runaway hit at home, enters American theaters at a disadvantage. But…
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