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TFF 2016 Review: My Blind Brother

TFF 2016 Review: My Blind Brother

Helen Highly Recommends Sophie Goodhart’s My Blind Brother as Shrewd Romantic Comedy: Tribeca 2016 “I’m a superficial narcissist” “I’m lazy and judgmental.” This is how the two romantic leads in My Blind Brother introduce themselves to each other, and I fell in love with them both immediately. Then, when they both reveal that they perversely wish

Review: The Overnight

Less frisky than it leads on, but more explicit than you’d expect, The Overnight, a short-circuited suburban comedy, offers an unpredictable excursion into latent marital and sexual anxieties. At least, those are the broad themes director Patrick Brice brings to some previously mined territory, most notably 1969’s “Bob & Carol &Ted & Alice,” about two

51st New York Film Festival Review: ‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty’

Directed by Ben Stiller Written by Steve Conrad Starring Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Adam Scott, Sean Penn Ben Stiller’s ‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty,’ the second film adaptation of James Thurber’s 1947 short story, ponders whether a life kept secret can be fulfilling. Stiller’s Walter Mitty is a reserved “Life Magazine” employee who works

Ben Stiller’s THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY Announced as Centerpiece Gala Selection for 51st NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL

Ben Stiller’s highly anticipated adaptation of James Thurber’s classic short story ‘THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY‘ which also stars Stiller alongside Kristen Wiig, will make its World Premiere on Saturday, October 5, 2013 as the Centerpiece Gala presentation for the upcoming 51st New York Film Festival. Stiller directs and stars in the remake of