Articles tagged haaz sleiman

Nurse Jackie: Series Premiere

Edie Falco is surely dynamic, but the strength of Nurse Jackie lies in its smart, respectful examination of a nurse's life.

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18 Feb 2009 // 6:14 AM

Oscar nominees like Richard Jenkins may look familiar

The contenders for acting honors at this year’s Academy Awards are largely a collection of well-branded commodities known to millions of Americans by first

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Iconic - The Top 20 Male Performances of 2008

Like the gladiators of old, 2008 resembles a battle of formidable acting gods, especially when looking over the 20 choices presented below. Indeed, if anything, choosing a winner requires more of a leap of faith than any amount of critical skill - they all were that good.

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Veteran character actor Richard Jenkins gets a star turn in ‘The Visitors’

“A brilliantly sustained performance.” —William Arnold, Seattle Post-Intelligencer. “A star turn that “brings all his saltiness and comic solemnity to bear.” —Wesley Morris, The Boston

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17 Apr 2008 // 3:03 AM

The Visitor

Tender and detailed, Thomas McCarthy's movie features beautiful performances, but is grounded in a fundamental difficulty, that Walter's education is achieved by his engagement with brown and black people.

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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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