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What is the best movie monologue ever?

A great monologue is a delicate balance between screenwriting and performance.  When this perfect balance is achieved, we get unforgettable scenes that vastly improve the films they are in. 1,279 more words


The Exorcist (1973)

CULT – 1

Verdict – 5/5

Pros –

1) The definitive exorcism movie. It all started here. 86 more words


The Fountain (2006)

The year is 1505. Or rather, the year is 2505. Actually the year is 2005.

Three separate but linked stories follow a conquistador, an astronaut, and a scientist as they attempt to find a way to prolong the life of their dying love. 346 more words


Wiener Dog

This review was originally written for Blueprint: Review.

Todd Solondz is almost the dictionary definition of an acquired taste when it comes to film. For most directors, subjects like rape, dead parents, domestic terrorism and a lifetime of remorse wouldn’t necessarily inspire a comedy, yet they’re all par for the course with Solondz in this darkly comic anthology following the various owners of an ambivalent female dachshund. 479 more words


Ellen Burstyn's Feature Directorial Debut 'Bathing Flo' To Be Financed By QC Entertainment - Berlin

QC Entertainment will produce and finance Ellen Burstyn’s long-awaited feature directorial Bathing Flo, which the Oscar and Emmy-winning actress will star in and serve as EP. 478 more words

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Ellen Burstyn to Make Directorial Debut With Dark Comedy 'Bathing Flo'

Ellen Burstyn will make her directorial debut and star in the dark comedy “Bathing Flo.” Production is slated to start in New York in the spring. 349 more words