Articles tagged norman jewison

20 Jan 2008 // 10:00 PM

In the Heat of the Night

Norman Jewison’s didactic film is a classic example of liberal guilt as entertainment.

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11 Dec 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Statement (2003)

The Statement is a rarity: a serious, politically-minded thriller.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

The Hurricane (1999)

Hurricane. One word, one name, one man. One man whom I - and probably most of my generation - had never heard prior to seeing The Hurricane. His name is remembered, however, by members of his generation, most notably, celebrities.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

The Hurricane (1999)

There's a moment partway through The Hurricane that may cause you to catch your breath. It's a cramped shot, as are most of those showing Ruben Hurricane Carter (Denzel Washington) in his New Jersey State Prison cell.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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