Articles tagged stephen tobolowsky

Summer of Same: August 2009

With names like Tarantino, Lee, and Zombie, the final month of the season pulls out all the film geek stops. Still, the only guarantee is familiarity, not freshness.

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1 Sep 2008 // 10:00 PM

Heroes: Season 2

Season 2 of Heroes had a lot to live up to. Some say it didn't quite succeed. This four-disc box set, loaded with extraordinary extra features, puts things right.

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28 Jan 2008 // 9:00 PM

Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day still holds up as one of the great mind-bending, heartfelt comedies of all-time.

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Part 5: The Return of the Auteur

That noise you heard near the start of the new millennium was the creative din of a brash new breed of filmmakers tearing down the traditions of mainstream moviemaking. Their motion picture mission statements -- including the ones featured on this list -- remain the rulebook for new generations of anxious film artists.

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5 Aug 2004 // 12:00 AM

Little Black Book (2004)

A movie where Carly Simon serves as guiding light can't be all bad.

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15 Dec 2003 // 12:00 AM

Freaky Friday (2003)

Jamie Lee Curtis and Lindsay Lohan bring an appealing mutual affection to the remake of Freaky Friday.

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7 Aug 2003 // 12:00 AM

Freaky Friday (2003)

It's good to see Jamie Lee Curtis acting like a 15-year-old.

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30 Jun 2003 // 12:00 AM

Love Liza (2002)

Phillip Seymour Hoffman defies the shallow gravity of Hollywood logic.

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9 Jan 2003 // 12:00 AM

Love Liza (2002)

Love Liza wallows in grief and asks its audience to do likewise.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

Memento (2001)

Imagine that, like Leonard (Guy Pearce), you find yourself in mid-run, with a scary-looking guy with a gun running nearby, and you have to figure out who's chasing whom. In practical terms, it only takes a second to realize that he's chasing you, because he fires his gun at you and heads your way.

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//Mixed media
//Blogs

Country Fried Rock: Year of October

// Sound Affects

"When you dive into Bandcamp to find new music outside of your normal circles, you sometimes hit paydirt. Enter: Year of October.

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