A stellar high school comedy with an A+ cast, a brilliant script loaded with witty dialogue, eye-catching cinematography, swift editing, and a danceable soundtrack.
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Reviews of three films that were featured in Sundance's U.S. Dramatic Competition category.
A preview of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival.
Sarah Knight Adamson reports from Santa Monica, CA on the winners and speeches at last weekend's Critics' Choice Awards.
A look ahead at the 112 films that will play the Sundance Film Festival in January 2019.
A review of the new Amazon Prime series, Homecoming, starring Julia Roberts, Stephan James, Bobby Cannavale, Shea Wigham, and Sissy Spacek.
A look ahead at the films set to come out in the fall season, starring ten of our most anticipated titles.
110 independent films have been announced to premiere at next January's Sundance Film Festival.
A report from San Diego Comic-Con on sneak peeks at two Netflix original films, "Death Note" and "Bright."
A TV review of HBO's Vice Principals, premiering Sunday, July 17th.
Memories of over a decade going to the Sundance Film Festival and tips for newcomers.
A professor at my department who studied neuroscience, once told us something you have probably heard elsewhere: If you think you're crazy or getting crazy, that means you are not crazy because crazy people do not know that they are crazy. This sounds like the famous dilemma in Joseph Heller's "Catch-22." I thought it was useful advice for students who had to deal with lots of pressure and stress in the academic process. It could also be good advice for the hero of "Take Shelter" (2011), because he thinks at first something is wrong with his head, but cannot ignore what disturbs deeply him. He tries to quell his mental turbulence as much as he can, but is transformed into a more disturbed man obsessed with visions attacking him every night. It is possible that he himself is the threat to the family he wants to protect, not the catastrophe of epic proportion he fears.
"Beware of artists - they mix with all classes of societyand are therefore most dangerous." ~ Queen Victoriastencil by Banksy, British graffiti artistAnd who inspired a recent film about art...