Daily Archives: March 25, 2012

Facing ‘Mad Men’ Return Anew

I’ve done my best to obtain early looks at most of what’s reviewed in this blog, but failed utterly to get on the mailing list for “Mad Men” (AMC, 9 p.m.). I like to think I was there on the ground floor, giving a rave before the first episode, getting to know the cast at […]

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Also On Sunday: End of ‘Luck,’ Start of Gates’ Genealogy

The advent of the fifth season of “Mad Men” also makes more bittersweet the finale of “Luck” (HBO, 9 p.m.), which, has been building in strength and urgency in the last couple of episodes. Now with a culminating race, all of the characters are thrown into the drama. What’s missing is still some interaction among […]

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New Light on the National Mall

The biggest movie in Washington is showing nightly on the continuous, circular wall of the distinctive Hirshhorn Museum, the Doug Aitken installation “SONG 1” that opened Thursday night. There on the three stories unfolds images of people in cars, alone on loading docks, working in kitchens or in factories or standing in parking lots, each […]

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