Posts Tagged ‘John Hawkes’
Jake Gyllenhaal stars as expedition group leader Scott Fischer in "Everest," an adventure drama based on true events and directed by Baltasar Kormakur.


A technically magnificent, frighteningly immersive and solidly acted drama about the irresistible force of commerce meeting Mother Nature's immovable object.


Daniel Day-Lewis shines in his mesmerizing portrayal of our 16th President.

The Sessions & The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Two heartfelt, exquisitely acted dramas, "The Sessions" and "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" were virtually shunned by the Oscars.


"Lincoln" has captured the sweet spot between historical hagiography and fully fleshed dramatic portrait of our 16th and greatest president.

The Sessions

A masterwork of acting and filmmaking, "The Sessions" is about sex and shows a lot of sex but isn't sex-obsessed.

Olivia Silver, writer/director of “Arcadia”

First-time filmmaker Olivia Silver talks about directing John Hawkes and some promising young actors in "Arcadia," an evocative coming-of-age road-trip story.


This coming-of-age story about a 12-year-old girl showcases the acting talents of Ryan Simpkins, and the storytelling acumen of writer/director Olivia Silver.

Martha Marcy May Marlene

The mysterious title is just a tease to a richer world full of dreamlike paranoia and reasons why I'm afraid of John Hawkes.