Michel Hazanavicius
Features // 3 Articles
Reviews // 5 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
News // 1 Articles
//Features

The 40 Best Films of 2011
22 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

2011 was a year of good, not necessarily great, films, though the amazing choices by our staff might argue against such a overall cinematic classification.

The Best Male Film Performances of 2011
17 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

In another strong year, crime and punishment take on heart and heroism for the right to be called 2011's best male film acting work.

//Reviews

'The Artist': Both Gimmicky and Nostalgic
21 Nov 2011 // 12:45 AM

Resisting change, The Artist's movie star repeats a familiar history, that is, the history of movies that's been passed on in the movies.

Austin Film Festival 2011: The Writer's Festival
14 Nov 2011 // 4:00 PM

The Austin Film Festival has done a laudable job of carving an interesting niche.

//Blogs

The Resounds of Silents
20 Jan 2012 // 7:00 AM

Can a film without dialogue earn Oscar accolades? Most definitely. Can it please audiences? Well...

Art-Official: 'The Artist'
26 Dec 2011 // 2:00 AM

The Artist (is) a good film with some great moments and two excellent lead performances, but if that is the mandate for a movie's position as the year's top achievement, there are hundreds of similar entries that deserve such a status.

//News

Oscars 2012: Five directors, five approaches
27 Jan 2012 // 6:35 AM

LOS ANGELES — They have worked in diverse disciplines — acting, screenwriting, theater, television, exploitation films — were born in three countries and have made radically dissimilar movies.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Country Fried Rock: Drivin' N' Cryin' to Be Inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame

// Sound Affects

""If Drivin' N' Cryin' sounded as good in the '80s as we do now, we could have been as big as Cinderella." -- Kevn Kinney

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