Channing Tatum http://kmuw.org en Movie Review: Side Effects http://kmuw.org/post/movie-review-side-effects <p></p><p>Among more important things, <em>Side Effects </em>is a first-rate mystery of the classic school in which all the clues are out in sight and the solution links everything together into a single coherent story. The story is usually not particularly credible, because crime is more banal than the mystery story form likes to suggest; but it does fit together into a logical pattern with no loose ends. This is a very rare situation these days, on film, and congratulations for it.</p><p></p><p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Jim Erickson 12696 at http://kmuw.org Movie Review: Side Effects Movie Review: Magic Mike http://kmuw.org/post/movie-review-magic-mike <p><i>Magic Mike</i> is a quite entertaining male strip show for the ladies, with codpieces instead of g-string and musclemen, but not weightlifters, especially Matthew McConaughey and Channing Tatum, baring almost all in routines that represent gymnastics more than dancing, dominating most of the movie until a veneer of social concern slips in a vein of wages of sin toward the end; men will get to know what it’s been like for the ladies to have to compete with the likes of Scarlett Johansson and Angelina Jolie: I suspect that such males bodies as <i>Magic Mike</i> displays are just as artific Thu, 05 Jul 2012 14:46:21 +0000 Jim Erickson 1873 at http://kmuw.org Movie Review: Magic Mike