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Video: The Unstoppable Legacy of Stanley Kubrick

By at October 26, 2014 | 9:54 am | 0 Comment

Video: The Unstoppable Legacy of Stanley Kubrick

The number of film directors whose work not only transcends their lifetime, but also becomes enmeshed in the cultural fabric, is small. Like count-'em-on-one-hand small. Alfred Hitchcock, of course. And a good deal of Steven Spielberg's work will certainly be referenced and remembered by the general public long after he's gone. But the films of Stanley Kubrick seem to more...

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Bennett Miller, Biographies, and FOXCATCHER

By at July 7, 2014 | 9:19 pm | 0 Comment

Bennett Miller, Biographies, and FOXCATCHER

Bennett Miller knows reality. Although the filmmaker has just two feature-length movies under his belt, he's already exhibited a remarkable storytelling skill, an ability to tell based-in-truth events from just the right angle. The proof? Capote, starring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman in some of the most unlikely casting of the last decade, and Moneyball, a winning more...

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Video from Cannes 2014 Winner: Hungarian Drama WHITE GOD

By at May 25, 2014 | 9:26 pm | 0 Comment

Video from Cannes 2014 Winner: Hungarian Drama WHITE GOD

The summer blockbuster gets its fair share of criticism -- a factory churn that favors big effects over high art -- but every moviegoer looks forward to at least one big movie during the warm weather months. Despite my general dislike for sequel efforts (and reboots, the worst trend to hit film narrative in the last 30 years), I have my eyes on Dawn of the Planet of the more...

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2014 IFFBoston: Sunday What to Watch

By at April 27, 2014 | 11:18 am | 0 Comment

2014 IFFBoston: Sunday What to Watch

Looks like rain has given way to, well, slightly less wet but persistently dreary weather across the venues for Independent Film Festival of Boston. If you're grabbing some warm weather gear to queue up for cinema goodness, here's a short suggestion list for today's screenings. And if you're reading this after the fact, it may be worth keeping your eyes on these titles in more...

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