Richard Linklater: how we made Dazed and Confused

When the studio intelligence realised I was targeting, he speculated, Oh no, its going to be one of those arty, jerk-offski movies. I still have PTSD thinking about it Richard Linklater, director I remembered the 1970 s sucked. ZZ Top….

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Yesterday review Richard Curtis’ magical mystery tour of a world without the Beatles

A hopeless songwriter wakes up to find hes the only person who can recollect the Fab Fours reaches in a dopey, earning slapstick directed by Danny Boyle Imagine no no Withnail& I , no Life of Brian– but then again…

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Vox Lux director Brady Corbet: ‘The movie is about the desire to be iconic’

The US film-maker on inventive burnout, working with Scott Walker and his new film starring Natalie Portman as a messed-up sound star Having fixed his Orson Welles, American writer-director Brady Corbet is used to being on the receiving tip of…

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Unplanned review anti-abortion propaganda is a gory mess

In a dim-witted Christian drama part-financed by the humiliation founder of a pillow producer, a woman discovers abortion is evil It’s been five years since the evangelical Christian production studio Pure Flix had their runaway made God’s Not Dead.( Listen,…

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Spandex snobbery smackdown: why the liberal elite snubs wrestling

The sport has drama, showmanship, and equality of the sexes as the film Contending With My Family demonstrates. Yet, because its working class, its marginalised, writes chairman Stephen Merchant In 2014, after years of striving, a working-class British woman, aged…

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The Front Runner review Hugh Jackman makes headlines in nuanced drama

Starring as disgraced US senator Gary Hart, the Oscar nominee hands a thoughtful carry-on in a movie about decency in both politics and the newsroom What is newsworthy? What should those working at a newspaper of register be dedicating their…

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The Bookshop review boldly sombre drama puts Britain to rights

Emily Mortimer toy the humbly heroic patronize owner at the heart of this fascinating Penelope Fitzgerald adaptation The Spanish film-maker Isabel Coixet makes an interesting, unsentimental separation to this odd tragicomedy of state life. She refuses the familiar goodnes records…

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The Legacy of a Whitetail Deer Hunter review Josh Brolin hunts for dignity in Netflix comedy

A quashed, sincerely find character analyze find the Oscar nominee toy a leader struggling to keep it together during a bonding errand with his son Testosterone’s a hell of a drug. It spouts through the filmography of Jody Hill, shifting…

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