An Ed At Large

Musings from a culture surfer named Edward Adams
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Tom Hardy is unleashed in ‘Venom’

This film review was originally posted on Kaleidoscope Reviews. Tom Hardy is an actor’s actor. You know, that amorphic artist who can immerse himself into a character and commit with…

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‘Fahrenheit 11/9’ Creates More Clutter Than Conversation

This review was written for the Kaleidoscope Reviews website. For the record I have a love-hate relationship with Michael Moore. Since “Roger & Me,” Moore has been a constant rumble…

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Speakeasy with Awkwafina, Ronny Chieng, and Nico Santos

The cast of “Crazy Rich Asians” open up about what it means to take part in a film depicting Asian people and culture

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Urban Whitewater Rafting in Columbus

When I got the invitation to go whitewater rafting in Columbus, Georgia, my first reaction was: Huh, Columbus? My knowledge of Columbus is very limited. Aside from traveling to visit…

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Jazz-Art Martini Mondays in EAV

This is feature I wrote for Creative Loafing Atlanta. The original story was part of their annual music issue in 2018.  Mondays nights in East Atlanta Village were relatively quiet. Now two weekly pop-up music…

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Review: ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’

The Star Wars mythology continues to expand, moving both forward beyond “Return of the Jedi” and backwards with standalone prequels like “Rogue One.” The backstories labelled as ‘A Star Wars…

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‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Fill a Void in the Marvel Universe

Not to be a whiner, but “Avengers: Infinity War” is a lot unpack in 160 minutes. I mean seriously, its taken roughly a decade to actually tell this story. Starting with “Iron…

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National Donate Life Month brings awareness to organ and tissue donation

This story was one of several sponsored stories I wrote for Creative Loafing Atlanta. Did you know that April is National Donate Life Month. If you didn’t, odds are someone…

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‘Mudbound’: Dee Rees’ Epic Tale Breaks New Ground in American Lore

As the first scene of Dee Rees’ epic Mudbound unfold, Two brothers try to dig a grave for their late father before a storm hits. When they realize the spot is a…

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