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Enough Said (2013)

Director: Nicole Holofcener Writer: Nicole Holofcener Excellent!  Really enjoyed this one.

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Not Fade Away (2012)

Director: David Chase Writer: David Chase

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Where the Wild Things Are (2009)

Director: Spike Jonze Writers: Spike Jonze & Dave Eggers (Based on the book by Maurice Sendak) What a weird and wonderful movie.  It seems like a crazy miracle that it even exists in the way that it does.

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The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013)

Director: Don Scardino Writers: Jonathan Goldstein & John Francis Daley (Story by Chad Kultgen & Tyler Mitchell and Jonathan Goldstein & John Francis Daley) One of those comedies that has the tone and appearance of being funny but just doesn’t … Continue reading

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Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Director: Kathryn Bigelow Writer: Mark Boal A pretty tremendous achievement.  Incredibly tense.  Certainly one of the best of 2012.  Kind of crazy Bigelow didn’t get a Director nomination for this.

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Killing Them Softly (2012)

Director: Andrew Dominik Writer: Andrew Dominik (Based on the novel “Cogan’s Trade” by George V. Higgins) Very good.  Violent and funny.  Looked great.

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Cinema Verite (2011)

Directors: Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini Writer: David Seltzer

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Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011)

Director: Stephen Daldry Writers: Eric Roth (Based on a novel by Jonathan Safran Foer) Incredibly frustrating.  Doesn’t feel like something that should be a movie.  Too many things jammed in.  I am interested in reading the book though.  But now … Continue reading

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In the Loop (2009)

Director: Armando Iannucci Writers: Jesse Armstrong, Simon Blackwell, Armando Iannucci, & Tony Roche (Additional dialogue by Ian Martin) This movie is so quick you almost have to watch it again right after.  The jokes and dialogue come fast and furious. … Continue reading

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