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#652: The Florida Project / Sean Baker

Dodany: 13 października 2017

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One of the surprising success stories of 2015 was “Tangerine,” an indie shot on iPhones about a pair of transgender prostitutes who spend their Christmas Eve tracking down a disloyal pimp. Directed...

Blade Runner 2049

Dodany: 4 października 2017

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Thirty-five years after the original “Blade Runner” brought its influential tech-noir vision of the future to movie screens, the highly anticipated sequel has finally arrived. Michael Phillips...

#651: American Made / Top 5 Tom Cruise Performances

Dodany: 29 września 2017

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Tom Cruise has been cranking out high-profile motion pictures at the rate of one a year for over three decades now. In his latest, AMERICAN MADE, he plays an ‘80s-era pilot who ends up working for...

#651: American Made / Top 5 Tom Cruise Performances

Dodany: 29 września 2017

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Tom Cruise has been cranking out high-profile motion pictures at the rate of one a year for over three decades now. In his latest, AMERICAN MADE, he plays an ‘80s-era pilot who ends up working for...

#650: Kingsman: The Golden Circle / Kogonada

Dodany: 22 września 2017

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In 2015, the comic book adaptation “Kingsman: The Secret Service” opened to divisive - but mostly favorable - reviews. Some critics appreciated the movie’s hyper-violent reimagining of a Bond-esque...

New Argentine Cinema #5 - Wild Tales

Dodany: 20 września 2017

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Damian Szifron's 2015 Oscar nominee "Wild Tales" proves to be a perfect - and entertaining - bookend to a marathon that started with Mariano Llinas' 2008 film "Extraordinary Stories." Though very...

#649: mother! / Top 5 Aronofsky Scenes / Kogonada's FS Five

Dodany: 15 września 2017

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Since his startling 1998 debut "Pi," Darren Aronofsky has used his intense, visceral style to tell stories about damaged and obsessive characters. Even his foray into big-budget filmmaking was no...

New Argentine Cinema #4 - The Headless Woman

Dodany: 13 września 2017

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In the spirit of Bunuel's surrealist critiques of the bourgeoisie, Lucrecia Martel's 2008 film continues her own indictment of Argentina's upper class with the story of a woman who may or may not...

#648: It (2017) / Top 5 Stephen King Scares

Dodany: 6 września 2017

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Stephen King’s first book - “Carrie” - came out in 1974. Brian DePalma's film followed two years later. Then came Kubrick's "The Shining" in '80. Since then, there’s hardly been a year without a...

#648: It (2017) / Top 5 Stephen King Scares

Dodany: 6 września 2017

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Stephen King’s first book - “Carrie” - came out in 1974. Brian DePalma's film followed two years later. Then came Kubrick's "The Shining" in '80. Since then, there’s hardly been a year without a...

#647: Blade Runner / Top 5 Films of 1982

Dodany: 1 września 2017

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Attack ships on fire, glittering c-beams, an alien in a bike's basket passing over a full moon. We've seen some things, too, Roy Batty. The Chicago Tribune's Michael Phillips joins Adam and Josh...

New Argentine Cinema #3 - La Ciénaga

Dodany: 30 sierpnia 2017

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Following the inspired narrative flights of "Extraordinary Stories" and the fleet-footed absurdism of "Castro," the New Argentine Cinema Marathon takes Adam and Josh to The Swamp. Lucrecia Martel's...

#646: Fall Movie Preview / Logan Lucky

Dodany: 25 sierpnia 2017

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With new films from George Clooney ("Suburbicon"), Taika Waititi ("Thor: Ragnorak") and Darren Aronofsky (the Jennifer Lawrence-starring "mother!") scheduled for release before Thanksgiving, Adam...

New Argentine Cinema #2 - Castro

Dodany: 24 sierpnia 2017

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Jacques Tati and Hal Hartley are offered as possible reference points for Alejo Moguillansky's Samuel Beckett-inspired CASTRO from 2009, the second film in Filmspotting's New Argentine Cinema...

#645: The Trip to Spain / Safdie Bros. (Good Time) / The Glass Castle

Dodany: 18 sierpnia 2017

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Adam reveres the Coogan/Brydon "Trip" movies. Josh? Hadn't seen them. Until now. With Josh finally up to speed on Caine, Pacino, Connery and sixteen other* impersonations (along with Coogan and...

New Argentine Cinema #1 - Extraordinary Stories

Dodany: 16 sierpnia 2017

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Adam and Josh kick off their New Argentine Cinema Marathon with Mariano Llinas's epic and intricately plotted 2008 film that's as much about storytelling as it is an achievement in storytelling...

FS Revisited: Reservoir Dogs / Top 5 Films of 1992

Dodany: 11 sierpnia 2017

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When RESERVOIR DOGS came out 25 years ago, Adam and Josh were movie geek teenagers. They were bound by their DNA to love it. But Does Quentin Tarantino’s debut still hold up? In this 2015 episode...

#644: Detroit / Top 5 Films of 1967

Dodany: 4 sierpnia 2017

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In "The Hurt Locker" and "Zero Dark Thirty," Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow explored the complexities of post-9/11 warfare. For her latest - DETROIT - she stays stateside but finds herself...

#643: Valerian / Top 5 Alien Worlds

Dodany: 28 lipca 2017

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You might be able to figure out your tolerance for the new VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS by the title alone. Got a soft spot for Flash Gordon and hallucinogenic drugs? This one might...

#642: Dunkirk / Top 5 Films of 2017 (So Far) / War For The Planet of the Apes

Dodany: 21 lipca 2017

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Christopher Nolan films are many things, but they are rarely straightforward (or short). So DUNKIRK - based on the legendary WWII rescue effort - comes as something of a surprise. Clocking in at a...