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Sunday, January 5 2014

The Best Films of 2013

After a shaky start, 2013 ended up a stellar cinematic year, covering subjects as varied as young love, '70s (and '80s and '90s) con men, our country's horrific history of slavery, and perhaps most importantly, giant robots battling equally elephantine alien monster.


Thursday, August 8 2013

'Mud' Makes Matthew McConaughey Look Better than Ever

Flashing yet another varied version of himself, Matthew McConaughey doesn't steal the show in Mud -- he supports it.

Wednesday, March 13 2013

SXSW Day 3: A Tale of Two Actors

Love him or hate him, James Franco is a conversation starter. His newest, Spring Breakers, might leave you speechless.

Friday, June 1 2012

Cannes 2012: 'Mud' + 'Lawless'

Similarities between US films in competition at Cannes in 2012 are striking: they all take on popular genres, bestselling and award-winning American books, and American regions.


Tuesday, May 29 2012

Cannes 2012: Day 11 & 12 - 'Mud' + 'Beyond the Hills' + The Best of the Fest

Cannes finishes with up-and-comer Jeff Nichols' Mud and Romanian Cristian Mungiu's Beyond the Hills and we rank the best of Cannes 2012.


Thursday, April 25 2013

McConaughey Samples His Vagabond Past to Play a Man Named ‘Mud’

ORLANDO, Fla. — In Hollywood, they call it “on the nose” casting. And if ever you doubted that Matthew McConaughey was the perfect pick to play

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