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    Foreign Oscar Entry Review: The Broken Circle Breakdown

    The Broken Circle Breakdown, Belgium's Submission for the Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award Nomination. U.S. : Tribeca Films. International Sales Agent: The Match Factory

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    Did Kerry Washington's 'SNL' Stint Help Solve the Show's Race Problem, or Just Expose It?

    'Saturday Night Live' took the bull by the horns by opening with a sketch owning up to the show's lack of black female cast members. But does that make a difference?

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    Early Review Roundup: Critics Warm to Disney's 'Frozen'

    The first reviews have arrived for Disney's "Frozen," the studio's animated spin on Hans Christian Andersen's "The Ice Queen." So far, so good. Variety calls it "always enjoyable," while the Wrap claims the film is Disney's best animated musical since 1991 classic "Beauty and the Beast." More below.

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    Review: 'Big Sur' A Beautifully, Anti-Romantic Look At The Beat Generation

    Whether audiences have wanted it or not, the Beat Generation has come storming back to the movies in the past year. Though focusing on different portions of their lives, both "On the Road" and "Kill Your Darlings" reveled in the freedom of jazz, the heady highs of drugs and the pursuit of pure exper...

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    The Amazing Little 'Broken Circle Breakdown'

    Bluegrass and Belgium are two words I would not have thought to put in the same sentence (or thought about at all, really) before The Broken Circle Breakdown, Belgium's entry in the Oscar race. Bluegrass is a crucial element in the story, from the sexy beginning to the wrenching end of a romance be...

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    Review: Dallas Buyers Club

    The craft of acting is based on the performer’s ability to transform. An actor renounces to his own personality to inhabit the character’s skin. After watching Dallas Buyers Club, it is hard to think of any performances this year that exemplify that basic principle of the dramatic craft better than ...

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    Review: Surprising, Beautiful Berlin Film Fest Winner 'Broken Circle Breakdown'

    An immaculately observed, desperately moving story of love, loss, and bluegrass music, it's easy to see why Belgian film "The Broken Circle Breakdown" has been picking up awards: Best Actress and Best Screenplay from Tribeca and the Audience Award and the Europa Cinemas Award from Berlin. While Feli...

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    Review: 'Man Of Tai Chi' Starring & Directed By Keanu Reeves

    Everything about “Man of Tai Chi” is awesome. Not awesome in the way you’re familiar, but awesome in the way Stephanie Zacharek described in her delightful review of “Inception” a couple of years back. “We've entered an era where movies can no longer be great,” she said, describing Christopher Nolan...

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    Review: Mariel Hemingway Documentary 'Running From Crazy' An Uneven Therapy Session

    “Running From Crazy,” the new documentary from Barbara Kopple, the Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker, opens with the film’s subject, Mariel Hemingway, and her daughter posing for a Town & Country photoshoot. This is a subtle first indication that our subject doesn’t lead your average life, in more...

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