Articles tagged john crowley

‘Brooklyn’ and the Relentless Presence of Absence

The sisters' relationship is film's most vibrant, the most colorfully conveyed and most vivacious story. As absent as each is in her sister's life, she is also convincingly present.

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1 May 2009 // 6:34 AM

Michael Caine: child, rogue and codger all

Just because he plays “a geezer” in his new film, a cranky old performer on his last legs, don’t read any autobiography into Michael

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1 May 2009 // 3:00 AM

Is Anybody There?

Is Anybody There? provides an insightful and sensitive look at the pain of isolation and the connections between people, no matter their ages.

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23 Jul 2008 // 1:20 AM

Boy A

Boy A, based on Jonathan Trigell’s novel, lays out an intricate map of how social expectations and limits shape individual horizons.

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18 Oct 2004 // 12:00 AM

Intermission (2003)

Intermission repeatedly frustrates audience expectations.

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//Mixed media

The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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