Articles tagged kevin macdonald

SXSW Film Festival Day 5: ‘Life in a Day’ / ‘My Sucky Teen Romance’

A teen movie about vampires, shot by teens, making fun of teen vampire movies -- I prepared myself for the worst.

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17 Apr 2009 // 6:10 AM

State of Play

In this new universe where facts are mutable and ends are means, so-called ethical triumphs can only be short-term.

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14 Apr 2009 // 3:29 AM

Pitt bowed out, replaced by Mr. Right, Crowe

“It’s funny with this film,” says Kevin Macdonald about his taut conspiracy thriller “State of Play,” starring Russell Crowe and Ben Affleck and opening

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The Last King of Scotland (2006)

Based on Giles Foden’s novel of the same name this bold, visceral cinematic-bodyblow takes a political maelstrom and a maniacal dictator and squeezes them into the mould of a genre-picture.

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The Last King of Scotland (2006)

That Nicholas is also capable of great horrors, specifically in that he lets others act it for him and gets away with it, makes him, at some level, even more troubling than Amin.

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14 Jun 2004 // 1:00 AM

Touching the Void (2003)

Joe Simpson says, 'I'd forgotten how difficult it was. I've told the story so many times, it's just become a fiction.'"

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22 Jan 2004 // 1:00 AM

Touching the Void (2003)

Each climber can come to terms with 'what happened,' but neither can know the entire truth of it.

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One Day in September (1999)

By tracing these failures, 'One Day in September' represents compelling links between sports (in general and specifically Olympian) and violence, as a basis for cultural exchange.

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Ubisoft Understands the Art of the Climb

// Moving Pixels

"Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed and Grow Home epitomize the art of the climb.

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