Kenneth Lonergan
Features // 3 Articles
Reviews // 3 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Features

The Best Films of 2016
15 Dec 2016 // 10:00 PM

PopMatters presents a list of the best films that surfaced in 2016 and impressed us with their cinematic visions of where we’ve been.

The Best DVDs and Blu-rays of 2012
31 Jan 2013 // 5:10 PM

From classics to contemporary television, the typical titles and the surprising outsider choices, the year in home video was just as divisive, and delightful, as the rest of our meaningful media.

//Reviews

'Manchester By the Sea' Is a Tragedy Bursting With Life
18 Nov 2016 // 4:30 AM

In Kenneth Lonergan’s intricate character study, Casey Affleck’s deadpan grief and humor remind us that he is among America's best actors.

Sundance 2016: 'Manchester by the Sea' + 'Certain Women'
27 Jan 2016 // 4:44 AM

Two exceptional films at this year’s Sundance Festival resist the typical character arc, and instead follow individuals who either have no interest in changing or are powerless to do so.

//Blogs

TIFF 2016: 'Manchester by the Sea' and 'Neruda'
9 Sep 2016 // 5:30 AM

Misery and Poets: the first day of TIFF sees a brilliant return for Kenneth Lonergan and meta-fictional madness from Chile.

Kenneth Lonergan's Film 'Margaret' Finally Emerges After Six Years of Delays
29 Feb 2012 // 2:00 AM

Though a very long time in coming, the much-anticipated Margaret very recently made brief runs in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago, greeting packed houses wherever it went.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

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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