Alfonso Cuarón
Features // 3 Articles
Reviews // 6 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
News // 1 Articles
//Features

Charles Dickens 200: Great Expectations: Bright Hope and Dark Resignation
22 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM

Where we are now, in 2012, is on a darker plain especially for the large "Underclass". Perhaps Dickens can light our way?

Obsession As the Driver Behind the Road Movie
22 Jun 2011 // 9:00 PM

Since Jack Kerouac's On the Road, the notion of hitting the road to "anywhere but here" speaks to us not of grand rolling landscapes, but of an emergence into a truer, freer, state of being than our everyday routines allow.

//Reviews

'Y Tu Mama Tambien' Hides Serious Themes Behind Comedic Fluff
30 Oct 2014 // 8:10 PM

Alfonso Cuarón's highly sexualized film is deceptively serious, hiding weighty themes behind comic banter and, yes, plenty of sex.

Faith and Clichés and 'Believe'
10 Mar 2014 // 3:00 AM

Television is especially good at pretending intimacy, at inviting you to feel close to emotional situations and worrying for characters you come to know over time.

//Blogs

Cuarón, Almodóvar, and Cassavetes Saved From the Curse of Blockbuster
1 Oct 2014 // 11:00 PM

Due to the time when Blockbuster refused to stock unrated or NC-17 films, many viewers in the States missed out on essential films from directors like Alfonso Cuarón and Pedro Almodóvar.

‘Gravity’: You’re All Alone
4 Oct 2013 // 2:30 AM

By taking the simple leap between a character’s personal isolation and the equally terrifying physical isolation of space, Alfonso Cuaron creates a vertiginous masterpiece.

//News

Alfonso Cuaron: 'The present, projected into the future'
26 Mar 2007 // 1:04 AM

Cuaron talks about Children of Men, his powerful film with explicit references to the political present.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Hozier + Death Cab for Cutie + Rock Radio 104.5's Birthday Show (Photo Gallery)

// Notes from the Road

"Radio 104.5's birthday show featured great bands and might have been the unofficial start of summer festival season in the Northeast.

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