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Nov 11 2016

Arrival

Never has the term “thinking man’s science-fiction film” been more accurate than when describing Denis Villeneuve’s latest directorial effort, Arrival. Working from a thoughtful, complex screenplay written by Eric Heisserer – whom I dismissed as a screenwriter capable only of writing middling films based upon other sources in my review of Lights Out – Villeneuve […]
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Jun 20 2014

The Rover

2 ½ out of 5 Stars “Not everything needs to be about something,” says Rey (Robert Pattinson). This inadvertent wisdom would’ve made a terrific tag line for David Michôd’s bleak futuristic road movie “The Rover”, which, at the very least, lives up to its name. While the film is certainly not about nothing, you might find […]
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