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Manchester by the Sea- Movie Review

There’s a scene about halfway through Manchester by the Sea where Patrick, played by Lucas Hedges, breaks down crying. It’s sudden, as if the emotional stimulation is too much for him to handle. 436 more words


Gotham Awards Nominations: 'Manchester by the Sea' Leads With Four

Kenneth Lonergan’s “Manchester by the Sea” topped the nominations for the 2016 Gotham Awards, the indie-centric trophies handed out annually by the Independent Filmmaker Project. 877 more words


Matt Damon on 'Manchester by the Sea' and the Future of Movies

The Sundance sensation “Manchester by the Sea,” which sold for $10 million to Amazon Studios last January, had a long road to the big screen. Matt Damon originally was going to direct the picture, which would star John Krasinski. 1,015 more words


Gus Van Sant on Making 'To Die For' and 'Good Will Hunting' With Casey Affleck

Director Gus Van Sant gave Casey Affleck his first acting job at 19—as one of the high school students Nicole Kidman seduces in “To Die For”—and they later became friends that collaborated on “Good Will Hunting” and “Gerry.” For this week’s… 485 more words


How Casey Affleck Found the Role of a Lifetime in 'Manchester by the Sea'

The last person who’d ever want to watch a Casey Affleck movie is Casey Affleck. “I don’t like it, in the way you don’t like hearing your own voice on the machine,” Affleck says over a long lunch in a vegan restaurant in West Hollywood. 3,099 more words


Hamptons International Film Festival 2016 and NYFF 2016 Review: 'Manchester by The Sea'

Manchester by The Sea is a pageantry of human emotions that Kenneth Lonergan prodigiously marches with relentless precision across the screen, encapsulated by the astonishing performances of Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Lucas Hedges, and a superb supporting cast. 1,792 more words

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