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SXSW Review Capsule: 'Starlet'

  • By Steve Greene
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  • March 13, 2012 1:16 PM
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One of the film's central relationships is an unconventional one. Does "Starlet" place the emphasis on its most satisfying parts?

SXSW Review Capsule: 'Nature Calls'

  • By Steve Greene
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  • March 11, 2012 6:46 PM
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While some critics are split over the amount of laughs the new Boy Scout comedy produces, most reviews are in agreement: with the talent involved, there should have been more.

SXSW Review Capsule: 'Fat Kid Rules the World'

  • By Steve Greene
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  • March 11, 2012 4:18 PM
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With a solid central performance by Jacob Wysocki, Matthew Lillard's directorial debut is a solid high-school tale.

SXSW Review Capsule: 'God Bless America'

  • By Steve Greene
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  • March 11, 2012 1:19 PM
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Whether the film is really about kindness, violence, revenge or just highlighting mediocrity, "God Bless America" is finding a welcome home in Austin.

The Top 10 Critics To Follow During SXSW (For Now)

  • By Eric Kohn
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  • March 9, 2012 2:37 PM
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Over the next week and a half, dozens of critics will report on the quality of films at this year's SXSW Film Festival, and so we've assembled this guide to a few of the reliable critical voices at this year's festival as a starting point.

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