Mat Whitecross
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//Features

Missed Movies of 2010, Part 2: Life During Wartime to Wild Grass
31 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

In our second half of 2010's overlooked offerings, we champion West Virginia 'white' trash, a mafia musical, the goriest (and goofiest) spring break ever, a trip to a town called Panic, and one unfairly dismissed, should have been an Oscar nominee mainstream hit from Ben Affleck.

The Best Male Film Performances of 2010
4 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

Heroes and villains, criminals and crazed creative types: the 20 best male performances of 2010 definitely run the dramatic/comedic character topography... with a few unusual turns tossed in for good measure.

//Reviews

The Road to Guantánamo (2006)
10 Jan 2007 // 3:00 PM

While the movie has been termed a "docudrama" for its mix of reenactments, interviews, and archival news footage, it is not nearly so easy or easygoing about "truth" as such a label suggests. The film's complex form corresponds to its story, in the sense that "truth" is precisely what troubles it.

The Road to Guantánamo (2006)
22 Jun 2006 // 7:00 PM

The very illegibility of the movie's representational process, you imagine, approximates the assaults on the prisoners.

//Blogs

Tribeca Film Festival 2010: Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
26 Apr 2010 // 3:33 AM

The Ian Dury biopic Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll fails to take many risks.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

The Moving Pixels Podcast Looks at the Scenic Vistas and Human Drama of 'Firewatch'

// Moving Pixels

"This week we consider the beautiful world that Campo Santo has built for us to explore and the way that the game explores human relationships through its protagonist's own explorations within that world.

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