Articles tagged anton corbijn

‘The American’ Is a Thoughtful, Deceptively Spare Work Rife with Political Intrigues

Jack is hardly the protypical "Ugly American", but he is an "American", with all that that signifies to the skeptical Left.

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24 Aug 2008 // 10:00 PM

He’s Lost Control

The kids who grew up in the '90s had the haunted Kurt Cobain; my generation had the tormented Ian Curtis.

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Ode to Joy: Joy Division / Control (2007)

The most revolutionary thing about punk wasn’t the music, though it’s hard to imagine that ‘70s listeners were ready for the Ramones/Sex

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11 Nov 2007 // 9:00 PM


What could have easily ended up as a humorless exercise in hipster excess turns out warm and snappy.

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7 Nov 2007 // 2:55 AM


Despite occasional strange and impossibly intimate reveries, the film lapses frequently into biopickish shorthand.

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25 Oct 2007 // 9:22 PM

CONTROL3 ½ starsCast: Sam Riley, Samantha MortonDirector: Anton CorbijnTime: 2 hours, 1 minuteRating: R “Control” is a joy. It’s one of the best music biopics in years,

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11 Oct 2007 // 2:33 AM

Tragic rocker Ian Curtis the subject of two new movies

When Ian Curtis hanged himself at his suburban home outside Manchester, England, the 23-year-old singer ended a short career. But he was about to embark

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8 Oct 2007 // 2:40 AM

The Toronto trend: movies about music

TORONTO—Along with its announced purpose of bringing the best of contemporary international cinema to North America, and its unofficial standing as the launching pad

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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