Tag: foreign films

Daniel Barnes @ the SN&R/SA Current (4/2 issues)

#barnesyardbumps: *If the naughty-boy, early-1990s oeuvres of Pedro Almodovar and Quentin Tarantino were somehow able to copulate, then Wild Tales would be their grossly beautiful sextuplet offspring. *Kirby Dick’s The Hunting Ground examines the extreme prevalence of sexual assault on college campuses, and the disgusting ways that school […]

2014 END-OF-YEAR CRAMFEST CAPSULES, PART V (THE FINAL CHAPTER)

Wednesday, December 3 Unbroken (Dir.: Angelina Jolie; GRADE: C) Reviewed for the SN&R on 12/25/14. The Congress (Dir.: Ari Folman; GRADE: B+) Expansive philosophical head-trip from Waltz with Bashir director Folman deals with issues of performance and perception, and the impermanence of artistic identity in a disposable culture.  The […]

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