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August in Film: Must Watch List

Breakout star Bel Powley beds Alexander Skarsgard and Henry Cavill and Armie Hammer form an unlikely duo in the mist of the Cold War.

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Kristen Wiig

Review: The Diary of a Teenage Girl

It’s San Francisco in 1976 and Minnie Goetz just had sex for the first time. An utterly liberating moment not only for her as a teen, but for her evolution as a woman, is just as impactful and freeing as the handling of the source material in writer/director Marielle Heller’s… 591 more words

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Review: Diary of a Teenage Girl

A darling of Sundance, Diary of a Teenage Girl is the directorial debut of Marielle Heller, and is frankly, a breath of fresh air in the midst of summer blockbusters like  449 more words

Film & TV

The Diary of a Teenage Girl

Incisive, adventurous, bawdy, and ferociously honest, The Diary of a Teenage Girl is an uncompromising examination of the voyage into womanhood; a non-judgmental story of life-altering sexual experience that’s both specific and universal; and an unconventional, non-sanitized portrayal of hormonal bloodbath. 649 more words

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The Jung and the Restless

Messy and hard and invariably ending in tears: so might the sexual (mis)adventures of the average adolescent be described. (Oo-er). And yet, so seldom does it ever appear that way on film. 446 more words

Filmy Stuff

FILM REVIEW: The Giver

This month’s book club pick is Lois Lawry‘s 1993 novel The Giver. In 2014 a film adaptation directed by Phillip Noyce (The Bone Collector… 421 more words

Lois Lowry