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Remember Death: Passage of Time Through Linklater’s Lens
31 Mar 2015 // 10:00 PM
Richard Linklater's Before trilogy is a rare work of cinema that lives up to the true spirit of memento mori: remembering that we all will die.
The Best Films of 2014
29 Dec 2014 // 8:06 PM
Spanning a Truffaut-indebted magnum opus to a comeback vehicle for Michael Keaton, this collection of films is an eclectic representation of 2014's best.
Still Life: The Portrait of Time in 'Boyhood'
16 Apr 2015 // 8:30 PM
Boyhood sets itself the daunting task of reflecting the breadth of a human adolescence, but it instead reveals that it is in life's minutia that we find the most meaning.
'Boyhood' and the Transcendence of the Everyday
6 Jan 2015 // 8:30 PM
Boyhood returns to the view that originated with Italian Neorealism: documenting everyday life is the biggest spectacle one could capture on film.
'Slacker' Is at Once Both Boldly Forward-Looking and Old-Fashioned in Its Arthouse Experimentation
10 Oct 2013 // 1:10 AM
Linklater's filmography has branched and wandered the way the movie does, picking up tangents while still feeling like a coherent whole.
'Before Midnight' Toys With Our Relationship With Time
29 May 2013 // 10:00 PM
Implacable and illusory, contingent on bodies and beliefs, time moves for the characters in Before Midnight, and maybe more importantly it moves for you, too.
The 20 Most Anticipated Films of 2015
20 Jan 2015 // 3:00 AM
Over the next 12 months, we will be bombarded with all manner of proposed cinematic spectacle. Here are the 20 films we are most looking forward to.
'Boyhood' Is the '400 Blows' of Its Era
11 Jul 2014 // 2:41 AM
When coming of age movies are measured years from now, Boyhood will be the benchmark for artistic achievement and cinematic scope.
Richard Linklater Puts His Spin on a Sports Film with 'Everybody Wants Some'
14 Jan 2016 // 3:16 AM
If Boyhood was the portrait of the artist as a young man, Everybody is the portrait of Linklater as a young man.