Jonathan Demme’s (“The Silence of the Lambs”) remake of the 1963 film “Charade” asks the ongoing question: Are some films better left in the can? Can one, in good conscience, substitute Mark Wahlberg for Cary Grant and Thandie Newton for Audrey Hepburn? Demme had the audacity to do so with “The Truth About Charlie.” While his direction is first rate, the film suffers due to clich

Paul Wong
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Going down the sugar tree …

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