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Adaptation

I knew what to expect by this point. My experience with Charlie Kaufman films has taught me that they are at least deceptively simple on the surface (at most, they are twisty intellectual mind-games that get away from you on the first viewing). 1,437 more words

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The Company Men (2010)

Director: John Wells

Writer: John Wells

Stars: Ben Affleck, Chris Cooper & Tommy Lee Jones

John Wells is a TV guy. As a producer/writer on… 756 more words

Film Reviews

Woad workshop & Repeat Depictions

Last week we said goodbye to our two artists in residence Chris Cooper & Lisa Muten who have been with us since May. On Thursday we hosted an evening of discussion, artist tours and the wide ranging work produced over the course of the residency. 245 more words

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My Year With Meryl: Adaptation (2002)

For the first time since she started making movies, Meryl took a hiatus from film acting. She wasn’t gone too long—Music of the Heart opened in late 1999, and she shot Adaptation in early 2001, a year and a half before it was released—but any Meryl fan will tell you that a year without her in a movie is never a good one. 988 more words

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A Family Affair

August Osage County opens with Violet Weston suffering from cancer and powerful pain killers with addictive side effects. Beverly, her husband, hires a home health aide to ease the burden that caring for a loved one inflicts. 395 more words

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MY MOVIE SHELF: The Bourne Identity

This is the deal: I own around 350 movies on DVD and Blu-ray. Through June 10, 2015, I will be watching and writing about them all, in the order they are arranged on my shelf (i.e., alphabetically, with certain exceptions). 590 more words

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The Kingdom (2007)

Rating: 7.1/10 (89,864 votes)Director: Peter BergWriter: Matthew Michael CarnahanStars: Jamie Foxx, Chris Cooper, Jennifer Garner, Jason BatemanRuntime: 110 minRated: RGenre: Action, Drama, ThrillerReleased: 28 Sep 2007… 10 more words