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52nd New York Film Festival Review: ‘Listen Up Philip’

52nd New York Film Festival Review: ‘Listen Up Philip’

Written & Directed by Alex Ross Perry Starring Jason Schwartzman, Elizabeth Moss, Jonathan Pryce, Krysten Ritter & Eric Bogosian Director Alex Ross Perry hardly gives you any time to like his movie’s main character. Phillip Lewis Friedman walks down a New York City sidewalk and the shaky camera capturing his flustered steps is at once

Review: ‘God’s Pocket’

Directed by John Slatterly Starring: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Christina Hendricks, Richard Jenkins & John Turturro Opens Friday, May 9, 2014 in NYC at IFC Center. God’s Pocket is a tight-knit 1970s community south of Philadelphia where “everyone knows everyone’s business.” At least, that’s what Richard Shelburn (Richard Jenkins), an intermittent narrator and newspaper writer, opines about in his

2014 Tribeca Film Festival Capsule Reviews

The Bachelor Weekend Six men take a long hike through the wilderness in advance of an uptight metrosexual’s wedding, and one of them is a hyper-masculine, oblivious jerk with a secret heart of gold. This pretty much sum up the plot of Irish director John Butler’s meandering and deeply unfunny comedy “The Bachelor Weekend.” Fionnan,