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Wednesday, December 18 2013

The Best DVDs and Blu-rays of 2013

As home video spins off into various immediate options -- streaming, simultaneous theatrical and digital release -- there are still many gems to uncover in the increasingly obsolete format.


Sunday, January 27 2013

The Best Films of 2012

From popcorn perfection to animation experimentation, foreign finesse and good old Hollywood hokum, 2012 delivered the shiny cinematic goods and then some. Here are our choices for the titles that took on the challenge, and won.


Tuesday, January 8 2013

The Best Male Film Performances of 2012

From diabolical tech terrorism to brutal slave ownership, the actors that make up this year's best traversed a wide canvas of creative and cinematic choices.


Reviews

Thursday, February 28 2013

'Holy Motors' Is the Most Inventive Movie of the Last Two Decades

Holy Motors is a poem to the dying medium of celluloid, but like the greatest eulogies, it also fills the message with undeniable hope.


Monday, May 28 2012

Cannes 2012: 'Holy Motors' and 'Moonrise Kingdom'

For all their films' differences in depth and address, both Wes Anderson and Leos Carax explore the playful possibilities of their chosen art.


Sunday, July 12 2009

Tokyo!

A people so lost in their own hermetic insularity that human connections seem alien and almost dangerous.


Tuesday, April 21 2009

Tôkyô!

Taken together, the three movies in Tôkyô! create a frightful, smart, and lingering impression.


Blogs

Thursday, May 24 2012

Cannes 2012: Day 7 - 'Killing Them Softly' + 'Holy Motors'

Cannes rolls along with Andrew Dominik’s anticipated return, Killing Them Softly, and Holy Motors, the first film from Leo Carax in 13 years.


Sunday, June 21 2009

Tokyo! (2008): Blu-ray

A foreboding metropolis that chews up young people, relegating their dreams to a distant memory within servitude and sacrifice. A society so strapped by tradition


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