Articles tagged robert benton

28 Sep 2007 // 4:45 AM

‘Feast of Love’ filmmaker keeps it real

DALLAS—Robert Benton turns 75 on Saturday. He’s an avuncular man, soft-spoken and gentle of nature, and when you talk with him you can’t

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28 Sep 2007 // 2:25 AM

Feast of Love

Because Morgan Freeman is so good at such voiceovers, in which he patiently explains the good intentions of "humans" (usually white humans) who make terrible mistakes and hurt one another, the role is the one he seems destined to play -- for the rest of his life.

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10 Nov 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Human Stain (2003)

All of these circumstances amplify the irony of Silk's tragic downfall, stemming from his own Achilles' heel.

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9 Sep 2003 // 1:00 AM

Nobody’s Fool (1994)

Paul Newman plays Donald 'Sully' Sullivan, a shiftless 60-year-old forever dodging his responsibilities.

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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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