Articles tagged david frankel

Our sob stories: Beyond ‘Marley’ — tear-jerking music, art, TV, plays and books

Sad sells. Let’s put it another way: Somewhere, Aristotle is chortling into the sleeve of his tunic. It was the Greek philosopher and literary

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24 Dec 2008 // 1:00 AM

Marley & Me

Granting Marley & Me's source in John Grogan's columns, the dog's service as metaphor in the movie is both obvious and uninspired.

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5 Dec 2008 // 3:57 AM

MIAMI - When filmmaker David Frankel showed a rough cut of his film “The Devil Wears Prada” to his boss, Fox 2000 Pictures president Elizabeth Gabler,

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5 Feb 2007 // 8:00 PM

The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

According to this film women in power are cruel, lonely, and constantly paranoid; not to mention supremely non-sexual.

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29 Jun 2006 // 11:00 PM

The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

'You sold your soul the first time you put on that pair of Jimmy Choos.' So ascertains Miranda Priestly (Meryl Streep), editor-in-chief at Runway magazine, disdainful of her self-doubting assistant. And so she summarizes yet another tale of a little girl who finds corruption in the big city.

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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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