Sacha Gervasi
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The Best Films of 2012
27 Jan 2013 // 4:10 PM

From popcorn perfection to animation experimentation, foreign finesse and good old Hollywood hokum, 2012 delivered the shiny cinematic goods and then some. Here are our choices for the titles that took on the challenge, and won.

The Best Independent / International Films of 2009
7 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

Looking for something far off the well-beaten mainstream path? Well, step on over to some savory world and outsider independent cinema. It's here where the risks, the experimentation, and the true art lives.


'Hitchcock': Borrows From Hitchock
21 Nov 2012 // 2:40 AM

Hitchcock borrows from Hitchcock, not so much challenging the mythology as reframing it.


'Hitchcock' Needs More 'Psycho,' Less Sideshow
23 Nov 2012 // 6:00 AM

Taking its title after the famous filmmaker's surname and giving the making of Psycho itself limited lip service, the result is a Merchant Ivory experience for the wickedly cynical.

Anvil: The Story of Anvil
7 Dec 2009 // 6:53 PM

Anvil: The Story of Anvil - VH1 Films [$24.98]

//Mixed media

The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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