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Criticwire Picks: A Close Race Between "Looper" and Docs

  • By Steve Greene
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  • September 27, 2012 2:20 PM
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Rian Johnson's new sci-fi thriller opens as this week's favorite among Criticwire members.

Criticism or Critique of Criticism? Talking With Rodney Ascher About 'Room 237'

  • By Matt Singer
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  • September 27, 2012 11:07 AM
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Welcome back to the Overlook Hotel.

Fantastic Fest Review: 'The Conspiracy'

  • By Matt Singer
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  • September 26, 2012 11:50 AM
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Our review of one of the more buzzed about titles at Fantastic Fest 2012, a found footage conspiracy thriller.

Meet the Members of the New York Film Festival Critics Academy

  • By Matt Singer
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  • September 26, 2012 10:20 AM
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Allow us to introduce the young critics who will be covering the New York Film Festival for Criticwire.

The Best 'The Master' Reviews So Far

  • By Matt Singer
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  • September 25, 2012 11:46 AM
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  • 10 Comments
Pull up a chair, pour yourself some darkroom chemicals and get ready to enjoy some great reviews of Paul Thomas Anderson's new film.

The Best Review I Ever Got: 'Looper''s Rian Johnson

  • By Matt Singer
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  • September 25, 2012 10:35 AM
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The director of "Brick" inaugurates a new column at Criticwire by sharing his favorite movie review he's rever received.

The Criticwire Survey: The Best Time Travel Movie

  • By Matt Singer
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  • September 24, 2012 10:04 AM
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  • 4 Comments
This week, the Criticwire Survey is back in time to reveal, in honor of "Looper," what the critics think is the greatest time travel film of them all.

Weekend Reel Reads: Writers on Writers on Writers (and Cardigans and Bill Murray)

  • By Steve Greene
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  • September 23, 2012 3:41 PM
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Early Oscar category analysis, an appreciation of the late Chris Marker and another piece about audience reaction round out this weekend's list of film-related stories from around the web.

Filmmaker Joe Swanberg and Critic Devin Faraci Clash at Fantastic Fest

  • By Matt Singer
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  • September 23, 2012 4:47 AM
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  • 21 Comments
See the pictures. Read the transcript. Witness as filmmaker and critic literally come to blows.

This Week on Criticwire: Fall Bets and Festival Bits

  • By Steve Greene
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  • September 22, 2012 3:42 PM
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Festival dispatches, bets on fall movies and considerations of a potentially bygone genre? Must be another packed week on the Criticwire blog.

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