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Even if the facts are wrong, the feelings in Selma are right.
Alan A. Stone
Patriotism, as brilliant as the gold tridents pounded into a SEAL’s coffin lid, outshines all flaws.
John Turturro's Fading Gigolo.
Catherine Hardwicke’s Thirteen.
Arnaud Desplechin's Jimmy P.
The Beat That My Heart Skipped by Jacques Audiard.
Asghar Farhadi’s A Separation portrays an Iranian divorce under sharia law with sensitivity and pathos.
The years from the late 1960s through the middle of the 1970s were remarkable ones for American movies. In the words of critic David Thompson, it was “the decade when movies mattered.”
Swinton gives her all to the martyred victim in We Need to Talk about Kevin.
Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds.
Sacha Baron Cohen’s Brüno.
Fatih Akin’s The Edge of Heaven.
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Joseph J. Fischel
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David Theo Goldberg
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