Articles tagged control

30 Mar 2010 // 8:59 PM

Bad, Bad Girls

Sexual stereotyping reached a fever pitch this month; call it March Madness.

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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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Performance Art: The Best Acting of 2007 - Male

From the tender and eerie precision of Sam Riley's depiction of Joy Division singer Ian Curtis in Control to yet another superlative performance by Daniel Day-Lewis in There Will Be Blood, PopMatters highlights the best male actors of 2007.

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Joy Division: Unknown Pleasures

Anton Cobijn's movie biopic has triggered the largest revival of interest in Joy Division in nearly a decade.

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11 Nov 2007 // 9:00 PM

Control

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

Control

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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22 Apr 2002 // 10:00 PM

	Pedro the Lion: Control

By now, issues of Dave Bazan’s faith should really be beyond discussion—yeah, he’s a Christian. Yeah, sometimes he sings about it. However,

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Hozier + Death Cab for Cutie + Rock Radio 104.5's Birthday Show (Photo Gallery)

// Notes from the Road

"Radio 104.5's birthday show featured great bands and might have been the unofficial start of summer festival season in the Northeast.

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