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Celeste and Jesse Forever

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    Brody Diary Day One: Sun Valley Film Festival Brings Will McCormack, Barbara Kopple and Mariel Hemingway, 'Wind Walkers'

    Why am I at the Sun Valley Film Festival for its second annual outing? Because I ran into film blogger Michael Guillen, of The Evening Class, at the San Francisco Silent Film Festival Winter Event on February 16 – a delirious day-long extravaganza of silent films with eclectic live music accompanim...

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    5 Reviews of New Video Releases

    Here at Criticwire, it's our job to make your life easy for you to find reviews of the newest releases. Here are five of of the top titles coming to home entertainment releases. (Click on the title of a film to see more reviews, or on the name of a critic to see more from that critic.)

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    Why 'Cabaret' Tops Indiewire's Five DVD/Blu-ray Picks This Week

    This week on DVD/Blu-ray: The film musical that revolutionized the genre; an affecting and melodious all-star ensemble drama; France's answer to "The Big Chill;" Rashida Jones' screenwriting debut; and a classic love story starring Barbara Streisand.

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    Sexism Watch: The Hollywood Reporter Writer's Roundtable 2012

    I’m a scriptwriter who writes scripts that tell stories about women. Scriptwriting’s a solitary activity most of the time and it’s arduous, but the voices of other scriptwriters talking about writing nourishes me and my work. Often it doesn’t make a lot of difference if I hea...

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    Specialty Box Office: 'Celeste and Jesse' Scores Big Debut; 'Moonrise' Tops $40 Million

    Sony Pictures Classics could have a late-summer hit on its hands with Lee Toland Krieger's "Celeste and Jesse Forever," which scored a very strong debut in limited release. Its $28,003 per-theater-average blew away the much less impressive debuts of Millennium Entertainment's "...

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    Review: Rashida Jones Stars in 'Celeste and Jesse Forever' (in Theaters Today)

    It’s an adorably hipster account of a couple’s divorce, told from the wife’s point of view. From the artful opening credit sequence laying out their friendship-turned-courtship, we watch the unraveling of what seems like the perfect couple.

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    Celeste and Jesse Forever—movie review

    Since Hollywood studios seem incapable of crafting a credible—let alone charming—romantic comedy, it remains for someone in the indie world to portray a believable couple an audience can care about. 'Celeste and Jesse Forever' comes tantalizingly close to pulling it off…close enough to recommend it,...

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    Out This Week: A Dozen Reviews of New Indie Releases

    As twelve new indie releases make their way to theaters and VOD later this week, Eric Kohn and other contributors offer their capsule reviews.

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    Criticwire Picks: 'Celeste and Jesse Forever' Heads a Small Slate

    The relationship dramedy co-starring and co-written by actress Rashida Jones is the new release with the highest average rating from our Criticwire members.

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    Critical Consensus: Film Critic Couple Alonso Duralde and Dave White on 'Celeste and Jesse Forever'

    The Wrap critic Alonso Duralde joins his husband, Movies.com contributor Dave White, to discuss "Celeste and Jesse Forever," which opens this Friday.

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