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Sundance Recap: "Wiener-Dog"

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Director Todd Solondz is a freaky-weird guy with an odd sense of humor to match, so it goes without saying that I kept waiting for something horrible to happen to the titular dog (do I… 275 more words


Requiem for a Dream Review

Requiem for a Dream is one of the most interesting films I have seen in my life and I would recommend everyone to watch once. … 470 more words

Sundance Film Review: Wiener-Dog

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“Everything has a beginning, and everything has an end.” This is one of many sobering life lessons we learn over time, but one we traditionally never grasp until it’s too late. 698 more words


Todd Solondz Spins His Wheels with the 'Welcome to the Dollhouse' Pseudo-Sequel 'Wiener-Dog'

PARK CITY, UT: Sometimes a single shot can crystalize a movie’s entire ethos, and that shot comes early in Todd Solondz’s Wiener-Dog, which premiered before a packed house at the Sundance Film Festival Saturday. 854 more words


Sundance Film Review: 'Wiener-Dog'

The proverbial dog has its day — a day of misfortune, indigestion and possible death, but a day nonetheless — in “Wiener-Dog,” the eighth and perhaps most blithely eccentric feature to date from Todd Solondz. 926 more words

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I sketched out a rough story for them and the director said,...

I sketched out a rough story for them and the director said, well it’s a good story but we have the go-ahead from Universal to make this script and did I want to do it. 13 more words

Ellen Burstyn

Quote of the Week

This week’s quote comes from Ellen Burstyn and it’s really lovely.  All of these are my favorites, but I think this is a favorite of my favorites. 51 more words