Criticwire

Before 'Parker,' There Was 'The Outfit'

  • By Matt Singer
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  • January 25, 2013 12:44 PM
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Robert Duvall and Jason Statham playing the same character? It happened once.

Rotten Tomatoes Announces Winners of 2012 'Golden Tomato' Awards

  • By Matt Singer
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  • January 25, 2013 9:39 AM
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You say Golden Tomato, I say Golden Toe-MAH-toe.

The 2013 Sundance Review Report: Catch-Up Edition

  • By Matt Singer
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  • January 24, 2013 3:19 PM
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A new movie from David Gordon Green a biopic of pornstar Linda Lovelace and more in today's report.

Criticwire at Sundance: What Films Have the Highest Ratings?

  • By Steve Greene
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  • January 24, 2013 1:02 PM
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Just like that, Sundance 2013 is already 50% over. We take a look at some of the Criticwire response for a dozen of the most notable films of the first five days of Park City.

Two Thumbs Up: How Siskel and Ebert Inspired a Generation of Film Critics

  • By Matt Singer
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  • January 24, 2013 11:35 AM
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  • 20 Comments
One writer believes "Siskel & Ebert" is to blame for the "death" of film criticism. This writer disagrees. Strongly.

How 'The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film' Demonstrates Crowdsourcing in Action

  • By Katie Edgerton
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  • January 24, 2013 10:04 AM
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  • 1 Comment
This year, Indiewire is teaming up with the MIT Open Documentary Lab in the department of Comparative Media Studies and the Sundance Institute for a series on articles about the festival's New Frontiers section written by two graduate students attending the festival.

What Sundance's New Frontier Is Building In (and Out) There

  • By Julie Fischer
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  • January 23, 2013 3:30 PM
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  • 1 Comment
The cold isn’t the only thing giving people the shivers at Sundance’s New Frontier.

From the Wire: You Gotta See 'Mama'

  • By Matt Singer
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  • January 23, 2013 1:22 PM
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  • 1 Comment
Don't let this beautiful and smart horror movie get lost like its wayward characters.

Why I Love Going to the Movies in January

  • By Matt Singer
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  • January 23, 2013 10:36 AM
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  • 5 Comments
The general consensus says January is the worst month of the year for movies. Here's why the general consensus is wrong.

From the Wire: In-Theater Cell Phone Use Epidemic Spreads to Sundance

  • By Matt Singer
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  • January 22, 2013 3:19 PM
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  • 11 Comments
And can it be stopped?

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