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Class of '99: Three Kings

Amidst the sinew and cartilage of cinema during 1999, so many new cinematic talents emerged from the fray that it can be easy to overlook some of the talents who, charitably speaking, took a while to truly do any emerging. 1,715 more words


Strange Arcs: Mark Wahlberg

First a brief member of New Kids on the Block, then an iconic underwear model, and finally a rapper named Marky Mark who even he’s embarrassed to remember, … 2,507 more words

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Accidental Love (David O Russell, USA/UK, 2015)

I wrote this review for The Conversation. They spiked it because they needed the piece to be shorter than it is, but did not see how to make it shorter and to get across the point that I am trying to make with it. 1,267 more words

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Accidental Love review: 'a curious disaster'


ACTORS : Jake Gyllenhaal, Jessica Biel, James Marsden, Catherine Keener, Tracy Morgan, James Brolin

DIRECTOR : David O Russell

GENRE : Romantic comedy… 574 more words

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"American Hustle".

Directed by David O. Russell

I LOVED “American Hustle”. It was crisp, well-written and the acting was just impeccable. As you’d expect, Bale, Adams, and Cooper are incredible – subtle and epically of that period in NYC…and Jeniffer Lawrence could not be easier to watch. 58 more words

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Accidental Love review over at Flickering Myth

The long left on the shelf (originally a David O Russell project) Accidental Love finally gets a release. Good idea?

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On This Week's Talking Pictures Podcast .....

Want the low-down on this week’s new releases and DVDs?  The answer’s elementary, my dear movie fan!  The latest Talking Pictures podcast is out now. 120 more words

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