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Saturday, October 4 2014

I Married a Monster? ‘Gone Girl’

Even with its bestseller pedigree, Gone Girl would be a significant cinematic achievement, mostly for all the things it avoids while getting so much of the mystery thriller genre right.


Monday, October 10 2011

Nostalgia Goes Digital: Turning Back Time in the Films of David Fincher

Digital cinema and nostalgia go hand in hand in David Fincher films. The director has used these powerful tools to recreate the past, but nostalgia has historically refused to surrender in his work.


Thursday, November 11 2010

Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross: The Social Network Soundtrack

Even if Reznor and Ross produce little that would not have felt at home on their recent collaborations, Fincher's application of their unsettling abilities to his unnerving movie feels like one of the project's multiple strokes of inspired genius.


Thursday, December 25 2008

‘Benjamin Button’ is Brilliant


Wednesday, December 24 2008

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

It's an inelegant but provocative means to measure Benjamin and Daisy's ostensibly transcendent connection: as he grows young and she grows old, they share but a single moment when their bodies and visions and hopes can easily coincide.


Tuesday, August 14 2007

Zodiac

Bonds are fleetingly forged then broken, comradeship and honour are largely absent and, like the Zodiac himself, everyone emerges as a rather lost and damaged soul.


Saturday, March 3 2007

‘Zodiac’ filmmaker David Fincher recalls wave of panic


Friday, March 2 2007

David Fincher talks ‘Zodiac’


Zodiac (2007)

David Fincher's excellent new movie winds clues and pursuits into an intriguing, often witty mix of causes and effects. In so doing, it rejiggers the police procedural.


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