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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.
'Margaret' and Me: The Agony and Ecstasy of Watching Lisa Cohen
2 Apr 2012 // 6:00 PM
We need to talk about Margaret, a movie for cinephiles that inspires the most cinephilic behaviors imaginable. Kenneth Lonergan's masterpiece is equally cinematic and personal.
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.
The Adolescent Need for Justice and Order: 'Margaret'
17 Jul 2012 // 6:10 PM
To find that adults lie and shirk responsibility -- and that it's not always clear who is in the wrong: this is what it means to lose one's innocence.
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.