Thomas Bezucha
Reviews // 3 Articles
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'Monte Carlo': Is a Slam Dunk of Tweener Wish Fulfillment
20 Nov 2011 // 3:02 PM

Monte Carlo is a bright, innocuous bit of cinematic fluff that indulges in all the well worn, wish fulfillment tropes of the "mistaken for a rich girl/princess" genre.

The Family Stone (2005)
1 May 2006 // 10:00 AM

In trying to balance the competing forces of farce and pathos, the film is at times funny and moving, though there are so many characters and subplots that some get lost in the shuffle.

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In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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