Broadcast News is an 80s classic that doesn’t get watched much today. ZF, Andrew, and Erv dig in to find out why, and tell you why this whip-smart and heartfelt dramedy about the lives and loves of the people who work in the TV news biz is one that you should revisit, or watch for the very first time—and soon. 41 more words
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Any animated feature screening in Cannes in the wake of Pixar’s universally adored “Inside Out” was bound to seem like an anticlimax. And when the movie in question happens to be an adaptation of one of the most beloved children’s novels of all time, the potential for disappointment looms especially large. 1,030 more words
Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain, David Oyelowo, Alessandro Nivola and Albert Brooks.
When successful businessman Abel Morales is up against the wall regarding his dwindling fortunes due to extortion, he has to make a tough decision. 5,638 more words
The 2011 Ryan Gosling film Drive, which was his first partnership with Nicholas Winding Refn, is a compelling film that grips the viewer and plunges them into the monosyllabic world of Gosling’s nameless character. 529 more words