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Grace in Space: GRAVITY Film Review

By at November 5, 2013 | 10:47 pm | 1 Comments

Grace in Space: GRAVITY Film Review

4.5 / 5 stars In the first week or so that Gravity took over U.S. movie screens, an unusually broad range of moviegoers and critics compared Alfonso Cuar├│n's space survival tale to Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey. It sounded like an incredibly lazy assessment. Aligning two films that convey the feeling of traveling beyond the atmosphere is painfully obvious, more...

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The Winning 2012 Oscar Picks Are Right Here. You’re Welcome.

By at January 30, 2012 | 10:36 pm | 3 Comments

The Winning 2012 Oscar Picks Are Right Here. You’re Welcome.

What's a prediction without some overconfidence? Well, 2012 appears to be the year when it's okay to be confident with your Oscar picks. Not only are the Academy's nominations about 99% predictable (and even obvious), but their path toward the winners seems well-paved and dotted with easy-to-read markers. This is a year of Hollywood being Hollywood, the industry showing more...

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A Vote For George: THE IDES OF MARCH Film Review

By at November 10, 2011 | 6:52 am | 0 Comment

A Vote For George: THE IDES OF MARCH Film Review

4 / 5 stars After the considerable hype surrounding Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy earlier this year (earning $22M in the UK as of this writing), most other 2011 films of a political nature are faced with the very real possibility of going unnoticed. The Ides of March has in its favor some serious star power to lift it above the mire and into public attention. Man of the more...

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Behind The Scenes: Clooney’s THE AMERICAN

By at August 16, 2010 | 10:41 pm | 1 Comments

Behind The Scenes: Clooney’s THE AMERICAN

The other day someone asked me "What's Clooney up to next?" This. His one-last-job, assassin-comes-out-of-hiding drama The American, which we previewed in mid-June. Now, Focus Features has released this short feature. Come spend a couple minutes on location with Clooney and director Anton Corbijn. The American Behind-The-Scenes Featurette Interested in the more...

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