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Sunday, April 13 2008

Juno

Teens have their precious catchphrases and secret languages, but they're nervous, fumbling creatures. They don’t come equipped with Chaucer-like witticisms, or razor-sharp retorts.


Thursday, January 17 2008

‘Juno’ grows and grows


Thursday, December 20 2007

Oh, baby! 2007 gave birth to a brood of pregnancy comedies


Monday, December 10 2007

Diablo Cody, from stripper to The Screenwriter


Wednesday, December 5 2007

Juno

A movie about a 16-year-old girl's unplanned pregnancy, Juno manages to avoid any significant emotional depths, despite its plainly complex subject.


Tuesday, December 4 2007

It Felt Fluid and Rhythmic: An Interview with Diablo Cody and Ellen Page

The story in Juno is unpredictable and touching. But Cody's dialogue is exceptional, a flurry of hip, witty words that snap and dissipate before you can accuse them of being too stylized.


Wednesday, December 13 2006

Thank You for Smoking (2005)

Naylor doesn't need a "human" face; we love him the minute he offers us a light.


Thursday, March 16 2006

Thank You for Smoking (2005)

The ironies of Thank You for Smoking are not subtle.


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