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The Little Hours Dave Franco Aubrey Plaza

“The Little Hours” Movie Review by Daniel Barnes

The Little Hours (2017; Jeff Baena) GRADE: B By Daniel Barnes More high-concept comedy from Life After Beth director and I Heart Huckabees screenwriter Baena.  This time, Baena serves up an oddball adaptation of a single story from Boccaccios’s 14th-century literary keystone The Decameron. Alison Brie, Aubrey Plaza and Kate […]

Les Cowboys (2016)

“Les Cowboys” Movie Review By Daniel Barnes

Les Cowboys (2016; Thomas Bidegain) GRADE: B- By Daniel Barnes Long-time Jacques Audiard collaborator Thomas Bidegain makes his directorial debut with this steely-eyed odd duck.  It’s precisely the kind of terse tangle of cultural collisions and heavyhanded genre tropes that you would expect from the man who co-wrote […]

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