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Latest Red Band Trailer: Sean Baker’s TANGERINE

By at May 2, 2015 | 10:58 am | 0 Comment

Latest Red Band Trailer: Sean Baker’s TANGERINE

Just in from Magnolia Pictures: The latest trailer for Tangerine, director Sean Baker's gleaming, in-your-face, L.A. street story. This one's red band, so clear the kids out of the room. Sean Baker previously wrote and directed Starlet, and Tangerine nabbed him a "Director to Watch" recognition at this year's Palm Springs International Film Festival. Tangerine more...

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19 Movies to Watch: The 2015 Independent Film Festival Boston Preview

By at April 20, 2015 | 11:20 pm | 3 Comments

19 Movies to Watch: The 2015 Independent Film Festival Boston Preview

If you want quick proof that the Independent Film Festival Boston knows how to pick a perennially solid slate, just check your history. Over just the past few festivals, the IFFB has screened Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry, The Imposter, The Queen of Versailles, The Spectacular Now, Submarine, and two of my personal indie favorites of the past decade, Littlerock and Bellflower. more...

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Our April Fools Winner: Fandor

By at April 1, 2015 | 8:16 pm | 0 Comment

Our April Fools Winner: Fandor

You already know that screening site Fandor loves film, in all its forms. How about VHS? Check out their email, deployed today, and pretty much fooling yours truly. Is it an April Fools' hoax? Well, sort of. Click through to see what's next. more...

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A Return to BOOGIE NIGHTS

By at December 25, 2014 | 2:18 pm | 0 Comment

A Return to BOOGIE NIGHTS

With each new Paul Thomas Anderson film, admirers of the PTA catalog inevitably look back, make comparisons, and track the maturation of a relatively short, unusually creative movie career. And Boogie Nights often surfaces as the true birth of that career -- Anderson's second feature is my personal favorite and possibly the best film of the 1990s. If a movie could be more...

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