Duncan Jones
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The Best 30 Films of 2009
7 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM

In one of the rarest rating periods ever, several on the staff could successfully argue for any of the Top 30 choices as a potential number one. While not all classics, they remain the consistent cream of 2009's crop.

The Best Independent / International Films of 2009
7 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM

Looking for something far off the well-beaten mainstream path? Well, step on over to some savory world and outsider independent cinema. It's here where the risks, the experimentation, and the true art lives.


'Warcraft'? More Like 'Snore-craft' or 'Bore-craft'
10 Jun 2016 // 5:30 AM

Whatever intrigue the source contains is diluted by a desire to pander to an eager international demo.

'Source Code': Complex Mechanics of Smart Sci-Fi Combined with a Human Dimension
24 Aug 2011 // 4:59 PM

Source Code seems perfectly suited to the strengths of Duncan Jones: chiefly, the way he can take a simple science fiction hook and build a little movie world around it.


The Problem With Current Sci-Fi Films and What We Should Learn From Watching 'Moon'
22 Oct 2014 // 3:44 AM

With the recent surge in popularity of sci-fi/action hybrid films in mind, it's clear that sci-fi needs to get back to its roots.

'Source Code': Sophomore Stunted
1 Apr 2011 // 12:00 AM

By finding everything but a more universal purpose for all this right-minded rigmarole, we lose at least part of the movie's motivation.


Sci-fi savant: Duncan Jones takes a scholarly approach to his projects
31 Mar 2011 // 4:00 AM

LOS ANGELES—Duncan Jones had entree into the world of celebrities, movies and pop culture from the moment he was born. As the son of

Duncan Jones explores notions of home and self in 'Moon'
4 Jul 2009 // 1:36 AM

SEATTLE — Duncan Jones' eerie yet playful science-fiction feature debut, "Moon," flirts with a number of contradictions. Much of it is special-effects driven, yet its technical


'Source Code' Trailers Continue to Intrigue 2 Mar 2011 // 2:00 AM

Moon on DVD and Blu-ray 13 Jan 2010 // 6:00 PM

//Mixed media

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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