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Manchester By the Sea (2016)

Written & Directed by Kenneth Lonergan

There are many definitions of “paradise”. Truly, it depends on who is defining it. The tropics may do it for some, while an idyllic seaside town may be the definition for some. 798 more words


Great Acting and Writing Lift 'Manchester'

Casey Affleck (left) and Lucas Hedges in “Manchester By the Sea”PHOTO: CLAIRE FOLGER / COURTESY OF AMAZON STUDIOS AND ROADSIDE ATTRACTIONS

Early on in writer-director Kenneth Lonergan’s superb Manchester By the Sea, there’s a flashback to a moment of pure innocence and fun — to better days — for the film’s two main characters. 701 more words

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"Manchester By the Sea"

Written on 12/7/2016″Manchester By the Sea”
Directed by Kenneth Lonergan

I’ve been staring at my screen for over an hour, trying to pinpoint how I feel, or rather, how I want to communicate how I feel about Kenneth Lonergan’s epically understated, and fully realized psychological examination, “Manchester By the Sea”. 798 more words

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Lee Shore: Manchester by the Sea

By Pamela Zoslov

Manchester by the Sea, the new film written and directed by the playwright Kenneth Lonergan, has much common with Lonergan’s well-regarded 2000 film You Can Count on Me. 892 more words

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Justice For Joe McKnight: Man Who Confessed To Shooting Ex-NFL Player Arrested In Louisiana

Ronald Gasser, the 54-year-old man who fatally shot ex-NFL player Joe McKnight in a suspected road rage case near New Orleans, has been arrested for manslaughter. 371 more words

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