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Features

Monday, January 21 2013

The Best Independent / International Films of 2012

When you think outside the box, it's amazing how novel and inventive your thoughts become. Same applies in film. These examples of beyond the mainstream moviemaking shine as creative and experimental entertainments.


Reviews

Sunday, March 3 2013

Stephen Chbosky's Love Letter to the '90s: 'The Perks of Being a Wallflower'

This provides plenty of nostalgia for ‘90s high school grads whose coming-of-age experiences involved ill-advised drug experimentation, late night viewings of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, and trading meticulously curated mix-tapes.


Thursday, September 20 2012

'The Perks of Being a Wallflower': High School Is Hard

The music cues are key throughout The Perks of Being a Wallflower, adapted by director Stephen Chbosky from his own 1999 young adult novel. They define the kids as "alternative".


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