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Second Chance: The Day After Tomorrow

Unlike other entries in this series, The Day After Tomorrow isn’t particularly reviled; it grossed over $500 million and doesn’t fare terribly on either IMDB (rating: 6.4) or score aggregators like Rotten Tomatoes (critic rating: 45%). 1,113 more words


Luc Besson - The Professional

In advance of the release of “Lucy” by Luc Besson on July 25, American Cinematheque is screening some of his better known works.

July 18th at the Egyptian at 7:30… 60 more words


2014 Provincetown International Film Festival: Naked Lunch

William S. Burroughs’s radically “cut-up” novel of illicit drugs and homosexuality was generally thought to be too fragmented and pornographic to be filmable. Cronenberg brings it to vivid big-screen life by mixing elements of Burroughs’s tortured biography into the experiences of the hard-boiled protagonist, Bill Lee (Peter Weller), who becomes addicted to “bug powder” and escapes into a surreal, paranoid world called Interzone.


Lord of War

"There are over 550 million firearms in worldwide circulation. That's one firearm for
every twelve people on the planet. The only question is: How do we arm the other 11?"
- Yuri Orlov… 61 more words

BRAZIL (1985)

Review by Derrick Carter

Running Time: 2 hours 12 minutes

MPAA Rating: R for some Strong Violence

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Written by: Terry Gilliam, Tom Stoppard, Charles McKeown… 982 more words