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Observer Film Critic Philip French Announces Retirement

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 6, 2013 12:02 PM
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After a fifty year career, French will file his last column this August.

The Criticwire Survey: The Best Young Director Working Today

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 6, 2013 10:02 AM
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  • 24 Comments
Who's the best filmmaking in the world today under the age of 40? The critics weigh in.

From the Wire: Defending John Ford

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 3, 2013 4:52 PM
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  • 8 Comments
Kent Jones responds to Quentin Tarantino's charges of racism in the films of John Ford with a long and thoughtful essay.

Criticism From The Indiewire Community: Closing Out Tribeca, Opening 'Iron Man 3'

  • By Forrest Cardamenis
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  • May 3, 2013 3:01 PM
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  • 0 Comments

A New Movie Review Aggregator

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 3, 2013 2:17 PM
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  • 2 Comments
Critics Round Up claims it is "the first movie review aggregator to select critics and publications based on merit instead of popularity."

The Review Report for Friday, May 3rd: 'Iron Man 3', 'Post Tenebras Lux', 'Something In The Air', and More

  • By Forrest Cardamenis
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  • May 3, 2013 11:03 AM
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Another big week of new releases.

Defending 'Iron Man 3''s Big Plot Twist

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 3, 2013 10:07 AM
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  • 237 Comments
We love it, but some comic book fans are mighty upset.

Trek Into Early 'Star Trek Into Darkness' Reviews

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 2, 2013 5:53 PM
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The early word remains positive -- though a there are a couple negative critiques in here as well.

VidCritz: New Jersey, The Easy Target State

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 2, 2013 2:31 PM
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  • 2 Comments
All the people in this video are now dead to me.
More: VidCritz

'Upstream Color' - Shane Carruth's Superhero Origin Story

  • By Steve Greene
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  • May 2, 2013 1:45 PM
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Even the film's cool "UC" logo looks like an emblem that belongs on a cape.

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