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Adam Driver

‘Marriage Story’ Is Bold, Brilliant But a Tad Too Familiar
2 months ago

‘Marriage Story’ Is Bold, Brilliant But a Tad Too Familiar

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When we meet Charlie and Nicole in “Marriage Story” they seem like a perfect couple.

Adam Driver’s Charlie is a celebrated theater director, and Scarlett Johansson’s Nicole is his favorite …
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Humor, Scares Scarce in Anti-Trump ‘Dead Don’t Die’
7 months ago

Humor, Scares Scarce in Anti-Trump ‘Dead Don’t Die’

If deadpan comic Steven Wright appeared in “The Dead Don’t Die” he’d be the most energetic character on screen.

Director Jim Jarmusch’s attempt at a zombie comedy is that droll. …
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Why ‘Man Who Killed Don Quixote’ Was Worth the Wait
8 months ago

Why ‘Man Who Killed Don Quixote’ Was Worth the Wait

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As the lights dimmed and Terry Gilliam’s “The Man Who Killed Don Quixote” began, it hit me that I was seeing a movie that I never imagined would be made …
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Scorsese’s ‘Silence’ Tests Our Faith in the Maestro
3 years ago

Scorsese’s ‘Silence’ Tests Our Faith in the Maestro

Passion projects come with more pitfalls than your standard Hollywood film.

Nurse a story long enough and you become blind to its limitations. It’s one way to process “Silence,” a …
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