Articles tagged jeremy davies

Has TV lost its nerve? Why engrossing dramas keep getting kicked off the island

Launching a broadly successful TV show is possible. No, really, it is. We hear a lot about the fractured media environment, and most of us

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28 Jan 2009 // 2:30 AM

Lost: Season Five Premiere

As the fifth season begins, the structural fluidity that makes Lost so exciting and unusual has been pushed to the forefront. That's right: we're officially talking time travel.

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17 Dec 2007 // 9:00 PM

Rescue Dawn

Werner Herzog has made a career out of profiling men with impossible dreams who end up fighting against nature and society to make them a reality.

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In auteur/artist Werner Herzog’s world, there are only two major conflicts – man vs. nature, and man vs. his own nature. Such a philosophy

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6 Jul 2007 // 4:00 AM

Rescue Dawn (2007)

Dieter's dedication grants him passion and strength, but the film never lets you forget the paradox he lives, his illicit status and the fact that "America" cannot rescue him.

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Monkey Business (Part 3: July)

Finally, a month with only one remaining series contender. All wizard based Potter-y aside, this will be the most tenuous time for the business called show. After a strong start, the eccentric collection of entertainments here could make or break this potentially record shattering motion picture season.

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15 Apr 2004 // 12:00 AM

Dogville (2003)

The accusation that the film is 'anti-American' says less about Von Trier than it does about the American psyche.

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4 Mar 2004 // 12:00 AM

Teknolust (2002)

Tilda Swinton is perfectly suited to Leeson's cyberfeminist project.

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28 Jul 2003 // 12:00 AM

Solaris (2002)

'The one thing you'll see as you watch the film, what you'll take note of, is how still it is.'"

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29 Nov 2002 // 12:00 AM

Solaris (2002)

The liveliest moments in Steven Soderbergh's Solaris belong to Jeremy Davies' hands.

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26 Sep 2002 // 12:00 AM

Secretary (2002)

Secretary is about anxiety, depression, the inability to communicate.

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31 May 2002 // 12:00 AM

CQ (2001)

The subject of CQ is Paul, artist, coffee-drinker, American in Paris.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

Up at the Villa (2000)

What were they thinking? In Up at the Villa, Sean Penn plays a wealthy American rapscallion tearing around 1938’s Europe, arching his eyebrow by way

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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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