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bommer.qxd Due to an editing error in my review of Jerker at Bailiwick Repertory [March 27], the character of Bert was misidentified. Steve Leonetti plays the historian crippled in Vietnam, […]

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A Price Above Rubies

A Price Above Rubies Though scoffed at by some professional Jews, writer-director Boaz Yakin’s 1997 second feature (after Fresh), about the painful break of a young wife and mother (Renee […]

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A Queer Story

A Queer Story A middle-aged marriage counselor (George Lam) and his twentysomething hairdresser lover (Jordan Chan) try to cope with their closeted relationship in this trailblazing 1997 feature by Hong […]