Bears

Marc Klasfeld is a smart, savvy, and insightful filmmaker, who applies much of the tricks of the trade he learned making music videos and working with celebrities such as Eminem and Beyoncé. Moving into documentary filmmaking he demonstrates professional growth  ...

Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead

Directed by Sidney Lumet Written by Kelly Masterson Starring Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Ethan Hawke, Albert Finney, Marisa Tomei MPAA Rating: R, USA 118 minutes. http://www.thinkfilmcompany.com/ 83-year old Sidney Lumet’s new film Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead shows up at  ...

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Directed by Alejandro Gomez Monteverde Written by Monteverde with Patrick Million and Leo Severino Starring Eduardo Verastegui and Tammy Blanchard http://www.bellathemovie.com/ Maybe it’s because I saw this film on my birthday and was already primed for a sentimental affirmation  ...

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The Best of the Tony Awards®-The Plays consists of short excerpts from 19 dramas and comedies that have been performed live on Tony Awards® broadcasts between 1969 and 2001. After an initial prologue by Harvey Fierstein, the two to three  ...

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This is how ignorant I am: until I saw this documentary I didn’t know Darfur was a region in Sudan. And it’s not that I didn’t care. It’s just that there are too many things to care about, in too  ...

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Between Two Notes ( 2006 ) Directed by Florence Strauss Written by Florence Strauss, Mano Siri Camera: Laurent Brunet; 84 minutes. Co-presented by 2007 San Francisco Jewish Film Festival website http://www.aff.org/. DVD international@nfb.ca; 1.800. 542.2164 (  ...

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Bigger, Stronger, Faster (2008) Directed by: Christopher Bell Documentary MPAA Rating: PG-13 Run Time: 106 minutes http://www.biggerstrongerfastermovie.com/ Do we really need a documentary on steroids? The story is all over the news. Right and wrong seem pretty clear. Except  ...

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Directed by Paul Verhoeven Written by Gerard Soeteman and Paul Verhoeven Starring Carice van Houten, Sebastian Koch, Thom Hoffman http://www.sonyclassics.com/blackbook/ For all his regard for Hitchcock, Paul Verhoeven differs from the master in one very significant aspect—degree. Whereas Hitchcock’s  ...

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The Bothersome Man (2006) Direcor: Jens Lien Writer: Per Schreiner Starring Trond Fausa Aurvaag as Andreas Petronella Barker as Anne Britt 95 min, Norwegian w/subtitles http://www.bothersomeman.com/ One of the hard things about doing social criticism and  ...

Bottle Shock: culturevulture.net -film review

Directed by Randall Miller Written by Jody Savin and Randall Miller Starring Chris Pine, Alan Rickman, Bill Pullman and Rachael Taylor Runtime: 110 minutes MPAA Rating: PG-13 http://www.bottleshockthemovie.com/ The momentous occasion of the 1976 American bicentennial may have  ...