Articles tagged davis guggenheim

‘He Named Me Malala’ Will Make You Feel Good, But It Won’t Make You Think

Director Davis Guggenheim has a great subject and powerful, but his film believes that this young woman's greatest moment comes in the form of a prize.

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‘He Named Me Malala’ Is Moving Portrait of Nobel-winning Teen

A big screen heroine of astounding power is swooping into theaters, caped in a hijab, a backpack full of books slung over her shoulder, a crooked smile the reminder of her fearlessness.

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‘It Might Get Loud’ spotlights three real guitar heroes

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — “Gentleman in the back?” “Uh, yes,” said the rising journalist whose name I didn’t recognize. “Jack and Jimmy ... I think both

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It Might Get Loud Director: Davis Guggenheim Cast: Jimmy Page, The Edge, Jack White Opening: 14 August 2009 Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics  Plot summary: Rarely can

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10 Oct 2007 // 10:59 PM

Gracie

Gracie, a modest, likable little soccer movie that came and went quickly and quietly in theaters this past spring, plays to just about every sports movie cliché in the book.

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3 Jun 2007 // 4:18 PM

Based on a real story, ‘Gracie’ is a Shue thing

SAN FRANCISCO—In 1967, when the Boston Marathon was restricted to men, race officials angrily pushed Kathrine Switzer off the course after realizing she was a

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1 Jun 2007 // 3:00 AM

Gracie (2007)

Though the movie accommodates sports-movie conventions, Gracie is difficult to dismiss.

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8 Jun 2006 // 12:00 AM

An Inconvenient Truth

Now that he's lost a presidential contest and done a couple of Saturday Night Lives, it appears Mr. Ex-veep is on a roll.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Gossip (2000)

As metaphor, the film's extreme look, its architecture, camera angles, weather -- externalizes the characters' extreme emotional (and occasionally mental) states.

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Tibet House's 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrated Philip Glass' 80th

// Notes from the Road

"Philip Glass, the artistic director of the Tibet House benefits, celebrated his 80th birthday at this year's annual benefit with performances from Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Brittany Howard, Sufjan Stevens and more.

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