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VODetails: 'The New Year'

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 23, 2012 12:04 PM
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  • 1 Comment
Is this dramedy about small town malaise worth your VODollars?

Criticwire Critics Analyze Cannes at the Halfway Mark

  • By Steve Greene
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  • May 23, 2012 8:38 AM
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  • 1 Comment
Halfway through Cannes 2012, we highlight the best and not-quite-as-good, based on the feedback from our Criticwire members.

Seattle Man Faces Jail Time For Slapping Movie-Ruining Child

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 22, 2012 7:23 PM
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  • 5 Comments
In a related story: going to the movie theater these days kind of sucks.

Finding Danny McBride in Kenny Powers

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 22, 2012 3:00 PM
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  • 0 Comments
A conversation with Marc Maron on the WTF podcast reveals some interesting connections between the star and the subject of "Eastbound and Down."

Cannes Review Capsule: 'Killing Them Softly'

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 22, 2012 11:39 AM
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How did the new film from the director and star of "The Assassination of Jesse James By the Coward Robert Ford" fare with critics at Cannes?

Critics React to 7 Minutes of 'Django Unchained' at Cannes

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 21, 2012 3:20 PM
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  • 4 Comments
Read what critics are tweeting about 7 minutes of Quentin Tarantino's next movie.

Kevin Smith Launches Movie Review Show

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 21, 2012 12:48 PM
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  • 7 Comments
The "Clerks" filmmaker -- and frequent film critic antagonist -- announced he's starting a movie show where he "ain't doing it like the critics."

The Criticwire Survey: The Perfect Summer Movie

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 21, 2012 9:39 AM
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  • 10 Comments

Weekend Reel Reads: Extending the Film/Digital Debate

  • By Steve Greene
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  • May 20, 2012 5:44 PM
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  • 0 Comments
In this edition, we look at an interview with the British Board of Film Classification, an examination of film/digital among blockbusters, an introduction to Film Crit Hulk and a collection of cinema-changing ideas.

Cannes Review Capsule: 'Lawless'

  • By Steve Greene
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  • May 19, 2012 4:10 PM
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  • 0 Comments

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