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

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

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The Sessions

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

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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.


Martha Marcy May Marlene

Beautifully disturbing, "Martha Marcy May Marlene" is a movie you can only see once. But you should see it.
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Higher Ground

Vera Farmiga picks a difficult but satisfying tale about religious isolation as her directorial debut.

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Austin’s Top 10 of 2010

Since all of the other cool kids were doing it, Austin also made a Top Ten list.

Nick’s Top 25 and Worst 10 of 2010

Nick Rogers takes a look back at his picks for the 25 best — and 10 worst — films of 2010.

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Deadwood: The Complete Series

The gritty HBO Western comes to Blu-Ray in an incredible set.
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Winter’s Bone

This sharp, authentic drama from writer/director Debra Granik gets a first-rate video release.