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Nanni Moretti’s “Mia Madre” Review

Nanni Moretti’s “Mia Madre” Review

Those Italians, they understand Sorrowful Life and Comical Death in ways that Americans just do not. // When was the last time you heard a great closing line in a movie? Endings are always difficult, even for the best filmmakers, but when that final moment manages to take your breath away, it is like bliss. The final line in Nanni Moretti’s Mia Madre is not a brilliant sentence in itself. Then again, is “rosebud” profound in itself? But in context – the way it calls back to an earlier conversation in the film, sums up the theme of the movie, and also creates a definitive and significant end to the story, in that way, this line was magnificent.

Review: ‘Loitering With Intent’

Directed by Adam Rapp Starring Sam Rockwell, Marisa Tomei, Ivan Martin, Michael Godere & Natasha Lyonne  Now Playing in Select Theaters There are too many movies right now in which Sam Rockwell is the only thing worth watching in them. It’s disappointing. These aren’t big studios pushing him to the margins for younger, marketable stars.

CONTEST: ‘Imagine I’m Beautiful’ Film Review

Greetings IndieNYC readers! We want to let you know that we’ve partnered with Candy Factory Distribution, an exciting new production and distribution company based here in NYC, on a writing contest based around the new film ‘Imagine I’m Beautiful’ On October 17th through the 23rd the film will be screening at Hollywood’s Arena Cinema at 1625 North Las Palmas

CONTEST: ‘The Sublime and the Beautiful’ Student Film Review

Greetings IndieNYC readers! We want to let you know that we’ve partnered with Candy Factory Distribution, an exciting new production and distribution company based here in NYC, on a student writing contest based around their new film ‘The Sublime and Beautiful.’ On October 3rd through the 9th, the film will be screening at Hollywood’s Arena Cinema at

Review: ’10 Rules For Sleeping Around’

Written & Directed by Leslie Greif Starring Jesse Bradford, Tammin Sursok, Chris Marquette, Virginia Williams, Michael McKean & Wendi McLendon-Covey In Theaters April 4, 2014 Veteran Producer, Writer and Director Leslie Greif‘s (‘Hartfields & McCoys’) strictly generic, by the numbers sex comedy ‘10 Rules For Sleeping Around‘ plays as an overprivileged romp through the undefined terms

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