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No Escape Is Too Ugly To Entertain

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Rating: «« out of 4

Running Time: 103 min.

Here’s a movie that will likely never earn the endorsement of the Southeast Asia Tourism Board. No Escape depicts a nuclear family unit from America in a foreign land that must fight for survival and endure some of the toughest hardships imaginable. Admittedly, the movie is effective in spots, but the approach taken to the material left this viewer more than a little conflicted.

Jack Dwyer (Owen Wilson) is a down-on-his-luck engineer who has taken a job in Southeast Asia to help build a water purification refinery. Mere hours after arriving with his wife Annie (Lake Bell) and daughters, a violent coup breaks out. With foreigners being...

DVD/Blu-ray Roundup for August 28, 2015

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Alright folks, it’s a really busy week with some great Blu-ray and DVD coming your way, both new and old. That means we should get right to it. So if you can’t go out to the movies this week, be sure to give one of these titles a try!

Big New Releases!

6 Ways to Die - This small, action B-movie follows a man beaten by a notorious drug kingpin. Yearning for revenge, the protagonist comes up with an elaborate plan and hires 6 assassins to help him destroy the life of his nemesis. Reviews were mixed - some called it an acceptable if unremarkable genre picture, while others found it too weak and derivative to recommend. The cast includes Vinnie Jones, Dominique Swain, Vivica...

Community Calendar AUG. 28 - Sep. 3, 2015

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FRIDAY Aug. 28

Drop-in Films

Tonight’s feature: Monster’s University. Starts 4 pm. Children’s Branch, 200 W. Aztec. All ages.

Sons of the Pioneers

Western band ‘Sons of the Pioneers’ to perform 7 pm at the El Morro Theater, 207 W. Coal Ave. Contact: (505) 863-1250.

10 Minute Max

Vocal duo ‘10 Minute Max’ to perform from 8-10 pm at Coal Street Pub, 303 W. Coal Ave. (505) 722-0117.


Facebook Class

Learn how Facebook can help you connect with others, learn to create posts, add photographs and use the newsfeed to stay up-to-date. Class from 10 am - Noon. to register call (505) 863-1291/ Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it / In person: Octavia Fellin Public...

Chamber biz expo to put on the fun

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Look for a job, listen to a band

The Gallup-McKinley Cham­ber of Com­merce plans on pulling out all the bells and whistles when they host the annual Gallup Business & Job Expo, Aug. 29 from 11- 3 pm in the parking lot west of the Gallup Cultural Center.

Chamber President David Hinkle said expect live music from local musician Mark Garcia, who heads four local bands. The event will also feature cheerleader and dance group performances.

The expo will end a weeklong celebration of Chamber member appreciation week.

Hinkle said he often gets asked the question – “What does the chamber do for me as a member?”

For him, it’s simple to come up with a laundry list of reasons, but...

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