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Part 2: The Virgin Suicides to The Blair Witch Project (May - August 1999)

In Part Two of our look at the most memorable films of 1999, we experience music, foul-mouthed mayhem, and a late, great auteur's final cinematic statement.

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26 Feb 2009 // 2:45 AM

‘Che’ director Steven Soderbergh’s revolutionary filmmaking

It’s a face recognized even by those who know nothing about the man behind it. He peers at us fromT-shirts and posters and magazines,

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22 Jan 2009 // 2:04 AM

Behind the scenes of ‘Che’ with Steven Soderbergh

“I can’t sit here and tell you I think movies make any difference at all,” director Steven Soderbergh says, halfway through a bowl of

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15 Jan 2009 // 8:00 PM

The New Classics - The 30 Best Films of 2008

Unlike previous years, where classics came crawling out of the celluloid woodwork with regular reckless abandon, 2008 was more calm… and considered. That's not to say that choosing 30 top titles was hard. The difficulty in placing them in some manner of rank order suggests the actual depth of quality involved.

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15 Jan 2009 // 2:50 AM

Fast chat with ‘Che’ star Benicio Del Toro

You’ve seen the T-shirts. Everywhere. With that face - the beard, beret, eyes burning with revolution. Yet, few people know much about the man

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Che

13 Jan 2009 // 3:47 AM

Che

Che is about the dissemination of Che Guevara the icon, as it is also the saga of Che refashioned.

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8 Jan 2009 // 7:59 PM

Guerrilla Patton

Soderbergh's supersized retelling of the Che Guevara legend is an uncomfortable mix of war procedural and unabashed hero worship; ingenious but flawed.

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The Detective & His Reflections: The Shield: Sixth Season

The nihilistic, morally blurred world of The Shield reflects the inner workings of its characters.

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22 Jul 2004 // 12:00 AM

The Bourne Supremacy (2004)

Embodying the ruthlessness of the eat-its-own CIA (as well as the entertainment industry), Bourne isn't seeking revenge in the usual sense.

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13 Jun 2002 // 12:00 AM

The Bourne Identity (2002)

The CIA here is an intensely low-down, sinister, and duplicitous organization.

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The Princess and the Warrior (2001)

Where 'Run, Lola, Run' was fast and urgent, 'The Princess and the Warrior' is deliberate, almost meditative. Still, the two movies share common, provocative ideas about fate and passion, the nature of time and the rhythms of life.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

Blow (2001)

'Blow' is all about how reality and money get mixed up.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

Blow (2001)

Hey, it doesn't hurt that Johnny Depp makes a leisure suit look good.

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