Articles tagged peter friedman

21 Apr 2008 // 10:00 PM

The Savages

Sometimes the simplest stories about the most ordinary of people can be the most engaging, rewarding and entertaining.

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21 Apr 2008 // 9:59 PM

The Savages

The flawless performances and bracing humor enliven this film's grim subject matter.

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5 Dec 2007 // 10:13 AM

Brothers and sisters bare their fangs on the big screen

It’s that time of year when intimate strangers come over to eat large birds and drain your liquor cabinet. You know these people from

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28 Nov 2007 // 11:00 PM

The Savages

Jenkins and her gifted cast have put together an insular film that subtly examines and questions the state of elder care in the United States.

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28 Nov 2007 // 2:00 AM

The Savages

Tamara Jenkins' movie mixes bleak humor and acute insight, familiar and strange at the same time.

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Silverlake Life: The View from Here (1993)

Shortly after he and his lover Mark Massi were diagnosed with full-blown AIDS, filmmaker Tom Joslin began a film and video diary of their experiences.

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Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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