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Frankenweenie

Frankenstein’s monster just got a whole lot cuddlier, thanks to Tim Burton. In transforming his own 1984 short film into a feature, the gleefully gothic auteur clearly had a lot ...

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19 October 2012 Category: Film

Liberal Arts

Actor Josh Radnor is best known as Ted in hit TV series How I Met Your Mother, but he’s also a talented writer and director. His second feature, Liberal Arts, ...

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5 October 2012 Category: Film

Beasts of the Southern Wild

Six-year-old Hushpuppy (Quvenzhané Wallis) lives with her hard-drinking father, Wink (Dwight Henry), in the Bathtub, a fictional bayou region of southern Louisiana. The character of Bathtub’s inhabitants is forged by ...

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11 September 2012 Category: Film

Cosmopolis

Billionaire assets manager and currency speculator Eric Packer (Robert Pattinson) wants a haircut. But today isn’t the best day for a trip across New York in his stretch limo. There ...

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7 September 2012 Category: Film

Eraserhead

As a writer and director, David Lynch has done more than most to shape our culture. He basically invented the modern long-form TV drama with Twin Peaks (1990), while Blue ...

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19 June 2012 Category: Film

Dexter - Series Six

Even in an era that celebrates the small-screen antihero, the title character of Dexter has always been something of a stretch. But, thanks to some ingenious plotting and stylish execution ...

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19 June 2012 Category: Film

What A Man

German actor Matthias Schweighöfer (making his writing and directing debut) is Alex, a hapless nice-guy who is cruelly dumped by his model girlfriend Carolin (Mavie Hörbiger) for their supposedly more-manly ...

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19 June 2012 Category: Film

Snow White and The Huntsman

Things have been looking grim for Snow White (Kristen Stewart) ever since her mother died and her father, the King, married a mysterious woman (Charlize Theron) he’d only known for ...

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19 June 2012 Category: Film

Le Chef

Life is hard for an inflexible perfectionist, and for 32-year-old Jacky Bonnot (Michaël Youn), a self-trained cook with haute cuisine ambitions, he’s bound to be disappointed when asked to fry ...

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19 June 2012 Category: Film

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