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11 posts with films

National Icon : Anthony Mackie

National Icon : Anthony Mackie

Too many actors make the whole playing-another-person thing look as exciting as long division, but Mackie, twenty-nine, a veteran of Million Dollar Baby, Half Nelson, and New York's Juilliard School, consistently delivers live-wire performances free of...

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Take my Eyes

Take my Eyes

"A very damaging and a wrong one, but a love story all the same," is how director Iciar Bollain describes Take My Eyes, an award-winning tale of domestic abuse. Laia Marull gives a terrific performance as Pilar, a terrified housewife on the run from husband...

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The Chaser

The Chaser

In this utterly riveting, twisting, no-holds-barred thriller, an ex-cop turned pimp races against time to locate one of his girls after she’s kidnapped by a serial killer who’s been terrorizing the streets of Seoul. Director Na Hong-jin embeds the film’s...

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THE SHOTCALLER // Zach Snyder

THE SHOTCALLER // Zach Snyder

The Watchmen director talks bringing cult classics to the masses, pleasing comic book fans, and how to handle a big blue phallus. By Justin Munroe Photography by Rony Alwin A director needs big balls to adapt Alan Moore’s Watchmen. Big blue balls, that...

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Boy A

Boy A

At 24, having spent his teenage years in prison, Jack thinks he can rebuild his life. Including through the support of Terry, social worker, a kind of father. But the past resurfaces ... Oscillating between the thriller and social drama "Made in Britain",...

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The Corporation

The Corporation

A film by Mark Achbar, Jennifer Abbott and Joel Bakan In this acclaimed documentary from the co-director of Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomksy and the Media, 40 corporate insiders and critics—including Michael Moore, Noam Chomsky, No Logo author Naomi...

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