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Youth in Revolt

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Tuesday, September 8 2009

Part Two: October 2009

The banquet continues to get bigger during this equally elephantine cinematic salad course. Everything, from another unnecessary helping of serial killer Jigsaw to a pair of takes on two famous literary classics turn up this month. So do the standard spook shows, Romcoms, stunt spectaculars, and other familiar (if often tasty) samples of celluloid cuisine.


Thursday, September 11 2008

Talk, Talk, Talk: December 2008

Just like the end of an inspiring speech that may or may not succeed in making its point, these final four weeks before 2009 tend to define or defeat the entire awards season purpose.


Columns

Tuesday, July 10 2012

Lost In Translation, or, Why 'The Hangover' Can't Just Be 'The Hangover'

Thanks to translation, the cult '60s British show The Avengers is known to French viewers as Chapeau Melon et Bottes de Cuir, literally "bowler hat and leather boots", a title which could be misconstrued for a show about bondage tips and foot fetish.


Reviews

Friday, January 8 2010

Youth in Revolt

Youth in Revolt seems a meta exercise, a reconsideration of teen romances as well as a teen romance.


Blogs

Friday, January 8 2010

Cast Keeps 'Youth' From Sinking Into Quirk

Call it "the Diablo Cody Effect" or the final sortie of faux hipster chic. Whatever it is, this desire to have every character in a


News

Saturday, January 9 2010

'Youth in Revolt' director is choosy about his movies

In his 13-year directing career, Miguel Arteta has made only four features. He says he has to be in love with the material before he'll


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