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Life Itself loads up plot line on top of plot line to imitate emotional depth, and that kind of narrative manipulation doesn’t work for everyone.

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"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…

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Official Trailer Released For "Life Itself"

Fresh off its emotional screening at the Cannes Film Festival and on the heels of the announcement that it would be released in theaters and On Demand by Magnolia on July 4, 2014, we have an excellent preview for Steve James' "Life Itself," the acclaimed documentary based on the memoir and life of Roger Ebert.



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