Articles tagged michael stahl-david

The New Classics - The 30 Best Films of 2008

Unlike previous years, where classics came crawling out of the celluloid woodwork with regular reckless abandon, 2008 was more calm… and considered. That's not to say that choosing 30 top titles was hard. The difficulty in placing them in some manner of rank order suggests the actual depth of quality involved.

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The end is here: 9-11 attacks and the new millennium revive apocalyptic movies

Flooded cities. A plague of blindness. Humanity huddled in bunkers. It’s just another night at the movies. The Katrina documentary “Trouble the Water,” the

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20 Apr 2008 // 11:00 PM

Cloverfield

By being both absolutely verisimilar and absolutely unreal, Cloverfield highlights the extent to which reality is natively constructed.

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18 Jan 2008 // 7:27 AM

‘Mockumentaries’ make the outlandish seem true

In the new movie “Cloverfield” a towering monster runs amok in New York City, knocking over buildings and collapsing bridges. No, it’s not a

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18 Jan 2008 // 3:00 AM

Cloverfield

The focus on delusional heroism may be Cloverfield's most salient trick.

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