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Bad week for movies. Cameron Crowe can be great but "Aloha" is far from it. My review: http://www.azcentral.com/story/entertainment/movies/2015/05/28/review-aloha-means-goodbye-cameron-crowes-movie/27987049/
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Call this a tease. Or call it foreshadowing. Whatever you call it, this ain't much of a weekend for good movies...
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Old stomping grounds: Bar in Kingman where a guy once threatened to beat me with a pool cue. 
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Even with George Clooney, the story gets bogged down in heavy-handed message delivery.
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ICYMI: "So presidents didn't do this" for Leno, 16 yr. old asks? No. Quick thoughts on @Letterman and his last show http://www.azcentral.com/story/billgoodykoontz/2015/05/21/letterman-finale-cbs-tv/27700495/
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One more time before the last show:@Letterman leaving is a tougher exit than most: http://www.azcentral.com/story/entertainment/television/2015/05/19/david-letterman-goes-part-youth-bill-goodykoontz/27585557/
Letterman leaves a great legacy as someone who redefined a medium.
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Every year at this time I post this, the greatest newspaper story ever written: "Pfc. Gibson Comes Home." http://gangrey.com/?p=2588
This story, “Pfc. Gibson Comes Home,” known also as just “Little Duck,” ran in the Courier-Journal & Times Sunday Magazine in Louisville, Ky., on July 28, 1968. It won the Pulitzer for local reporting. John Fetterman, born in Danville, Ky., started as a copy editor at the Nashville Tennessean ...
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You can find my reviews of "Tomorrowland," "Slow West," "Good Kill" and a lot more from this week here: http://www.azcentral.com/staff/16981/bill-goodykoontz/
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#TBT My first-ever Arizona Republic/@azcentral staff photo taken ... a while ago. 
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One last time: Watching the last @Letterman(w/ my kids). No presidents for Leno, 16 yr. old asks? Um, no. Just Dave. http://www.azcentral.com/story/billgoodykoontz/2015/05/21/letterman-finale-cbs-tv/27700495/
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"So, like, presidents didn't do this" for Leno, 16 yr. old asks? No. Quick thoughts on @Letterman and his last show http://www.azcentral.com/story/billgoodykoontz/2015/05/21/letterman-finale-cbs-tv/27700495/
Maybe you'll think of it as questionable parenting but in the long run I think it'll work out OK: I let my kids stay up to watch David Letterman's
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I write about comings and goings but this one meant more to me than most. Saying goodbye to @Letterman: http://www.azcentral.com/story/entertainment/television/2015/05/19/david-letterman-goes-part-youth-bill-goodykoontz/27585557/
Letterman leaves a great legacy as someone who redefined a medium.
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Chief film critic for Gannett, film critic for The Arizona Republic
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  • Gannett Company / The Arizona Republic
    Movie Critic, present
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Watch movies for a living, raise four kids for fun.
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