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A.H. Weiler reviewed “Black Christmas” for The New York Times on Oct. 20, 1975. Read the original review. [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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Adjani’s turn as a flamboyant con artist sends up her own aloof image in this fun and sophisticated comic caper from Romain Gavras. [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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Although this video essay by Sareesh Sudhakaran is called “How Ridley Scott Covers a Dialogue Scene,” it more accurately investigates the ways in which Scott uses blocking and perspective to foreshadow the more sinister events of his 1979 mega-hit Alien. In breaking down the three scenes set inside the Nostromo’s dining area, Sudhakaran also draws attention to the more tradition applications of blocking, via its reinforcement of the shifting power dynamics amongst the crew. Check it out above. [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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Rick Ostermann’s Lysis — which had its world premiere at Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival last month — required the Krieg and Wolfskinder director to put even more faith in his actors than usual, as they were also their own directors of photography and, to an extent, their own scriptwriters. The story centers on a dad (Oliver Masucci), who takes his long-estranged teenage son (Louis Hofmann) on a white water rafting and camping trip, with the intention of filming their “adventure.” Once in the wilderness, however, his son proves less than willing to reconnect and an act of petulance soon [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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What you need to know from Tuesday’s TV, music and movie news. [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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No film fest is complete these days without an attempt to tackle the vast gender inequality that’s long afflicted the industry. So it comes as no surprise that the sixth edition of the FilmGate Interactive Media Festival devoted an entire panel to searching for remedies when it comes to immersive media. “Reaching True Gender Parity in Interactive Storytelling” proved to be a fascinating chat amongst four fervent ladies — Marie-Pier Gauthier of the National Film Board of Canada (who also served as panel moderator), HP’s Global Head of Virtual Reality Joanna Popper, Vivian Marthell, who leads local art house O [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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Janet Maslin reviewed “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” for The New York Times on Dec. 1, 1989. Read the original review. [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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Caryn James reviewed “Die Hard” for The New York Times on July 15, 1988. Read the original review. [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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Vincent Canby reviewed “Gremlins” for The New York Times on June 8, 1984. Read the original review. [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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Vincent Canby reviewed “Scrooged” for The New York Times on Nov.23, 1988. Read the original review. [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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Bosley Crowther reviewed “White Christmas” for The New York Times on Oct. 15, 1954. Read the original review. [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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Vincent Canby reviewed “A Christmas Story” for The New York Times on Nov. 18, 1983. Read the original review. [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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A.O. Scott reviewed “Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang” for The New York Times on Oct. 21, 2005. Read the original review. [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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Bosley Crowther reviewed “It’s a Wonderful Life” for The New York Times on Dec.23, 1946. Read the original review. [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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A.O. Scott reviewed “Love Actually” for The New York Times on Nov.7, 2003. Read the original review. [...]
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
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