Noah Baumbach
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The Best Films of 2010
11 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

Among this year's winners include a fake documentary, a comedy about Jihad, a vampire story NOT dealing with tacky tween romance, a haunting hillbilly noir, and an elegant tale about clones. Not necessarily the usual cinematic suspects.

Performance Art: The Best Acting of 2007 - Female
8 Jan 2008 // 3:00 PM

From the most sweetly nuanced performance of Jennifer Jason Leigh's career to Cate Blanchett's revelatory portrayal of Bob Dylan in I'm Not There, the women of 2007 were stellar.


'While We're Young' Satirically Skews Gen Xers and Millennial Hipsters
28 Jun 2015 // 8:45 PM

While We’re Young is less about "acting your age" and more about embracing your authentic self.

Ben Stiller Takes on a Woody Allen Persona in 'While We're Young'
27 Mar 2015 // 8:05 AM

This examination of documentary filmmaking, of truth and not-quite-truth, is somewhat undercut by the neuroses of its male lead (Ben Stiller).


A Bunch of Blu 3
15 Aug 2010 // 6:58 PM

In this installment, we look at Clash of the Titans (2010), Spartacus, The Breakfast Club, Nanny McPhee, and Greenberg.


Filmmaker Noah Baumbach Is Hitting That Middle-age Groove
23 Mar 2015 // 8:25 AM

People have often worked hard to pick apart what elements of Baumbach’s films are drawn from his own life, this character representing that person and so on. He has often bristled at the notion, preferring to focus on their fictional elements.

Brothers and sisters bare their fangs on the big screen
5 Dec 2007 // 4:13 AM

It's that time of year when intimate strangers come over to eat large birds and drain your liquor cabinet. You know these people from childhood,

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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