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Best Film Review: “Carol” vs “Brooklyn”

Best Film Review: “Carol” vs “Brooklyn”

HelenHighly Critiques the Film Carol and Compares it to the film Brooklyn. The movie Carol, a lesbian romantic drama that is based on the book The Price of Salt by Patricia Highsmith, is getting named Best Film of the Year by just about everyone, it seems, and making all the award short-lists. And Helen is Highly disappointed by this mundane, overly precious, pointlessly detailed movie.

Review: ‘Ain’t Them Bodies Saints’

Written & Directed by David Lowery Starring Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara, Ben Foster, Nate Parker & Keith Carradine ‘Ain’t Them Bodies Saints‘, written and directed by David Lowery, takes patience and focus to sit through. A story that nestles into 1970s Texas about an outlaw and his wife, it does not thrive on kinetic imagery

Spike Jonze’s ‘HER’ to Close 51st New York Film Festival

Spike Jonze’s ‘HER‘, starring Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams, Rooney Mara, Olivia Wilde and Scarlett Johansson will make its World Premiere as the Closing Night Gala presentation for the upcoming 51st New York Film Festival. Written and directed by Jonze, ‘HER’ is set in Los Angeles, in the near future and follows Theodore Twombly (Joaquin Phoenix),

The Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Summer Talks Launches May 16 with ‘Before Midnight’ Director Richard Linklater and Julie Delpy & Ethan Hawke

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today their FREE Summer Talks series, kicking off next week with BEFORE MIDNIGHT director Richard Linklater, actors Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke on Thursday, May 16th at 8PM at the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center’s Amphitheater. Moderated by Film Comment contributor Phillip Lopate, the evening will be free

2013 Sundance Film Festival – 10 Films to Watch

Starting tomorrow, Park City will once again be the center of the filmmaking universe for 10 days of quality documentaries, transmedia projects, short films and features from some of the world’s most talented filmmakers, writers and visual creators.  Born out of the independent spirit we embrace as vital in film’s artistic evolution and not a

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