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Michael Polish

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Monday, January 27 2014

'Big Sur' Brings Kerouac to the Screen with Fury and Force

Michael Polish's adaptation of Jack Kerouac's novel is a perfect example of how a flowing, Beat classic can be transcribed to the screen with its spirit intact.


Thursday, February 22 2007

The Astronaut Farmer (2007)

Audie has always believed Charlie will launch his rocket. And with one neat, maybe comical metaphor, it's very clear what's at stake.


Wednesday, July 23 2003

Northfork (2003)

Challenges U.S. myths of enduring national identity, corporate good will, and westward-ho expansions.


Saturday, December 31 1994

Jackpot (2001)

the imagery in 'Jackpot' is gorgeous, detailed, crisp, and just slightly heightened, in a video-grainy-grim kind of way.


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