Samuel Maoz
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Missed Movies of 2010, Part 1: 3 Idiots to Lebanon
30 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

In part one of our missed movies special feature, the staff looks at a wide variety of titles, from a creepy urban legend, a look at vampires, South African style, and the latest from greats like Mike Leigh and Robert Duvall, to documentaries of such famous (or perhaps, infamous) faces as Joan Rivers and Spalding Gray.


'Lebanon' Succeeds Through Its Restrictions
17 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

Using only the inside of a tank as a setting, the film is a story about modern warfare generally as much as it is one about the 1982 Lebanon War specifically.


'Lebanon': War Through a Very Particular Perspective
8 Oct 2010 // 6:00 AM

By its very definition, restricting restrictive. There's a lot to admire about Lebanon. There's also a lot left out.

//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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