Articles tagged axelrod, david

The Weird and Wonderful Controls of ‘David’

David is a weird game. Its controls are uncomfortable, unintuitive, and absolutely perfect.

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Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father

The links among truth, story, and memory come up repeatedly in Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father.

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7 Jan 2008 // 10:00 PM

Zodiac-The Director’s Cut

Even though Zodiac attempts to achieve a sort of documentary-like reality, there is an underlying surrealism, a poetic and nightmarish vibe that hangs over the whole film.

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Time Encapsulating: The Best DVDs of 2006

From solid single issues to amazingly complete film and television compilations, the works highlighted here argue for DVD's continued importance.

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Capturing the Friedmans (2002)

The film bravely turns in on itself resolving nothing, and capturing less.

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The Real Cancún (2003) - PopMatters Film Review
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There are a few laughs at the expense of some of the more enthusiastically foolish men, but for the most part, the film is weirdly free of irony.

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Trembling Before G-d (2001) - PopMatters Film Review
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Handles uncomfortable material with bravery and tender force; it is utterly human and unrelenting in its challenges to assumptions.

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Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

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"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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