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Le Chef

0 Comments · Tuesday, July 29, 2014
The restaurant world has no shortage of drama, with chefs embroiled in legal battles with their restaurant backers over the right to use their celebrity names once the   

Cracking the Code with ‘I Origins’ Director Mike Cahill

0 Comments · Tuesday, July 29, 2014
For fans of the current wave of independent filmmaking, there’s a certain romantic curiosity surrounding the power-trio of Brit Marling, Zal Batmanglij and Mike Cahill. Marling holds the center, anchoring and serving as the face of the trio’s projects together.  

And So It Goes

0 Comments · Friday, July 25, 2014
Diane Keaton has cornered the market as the mistress of the aging Hollywood lothario set onscreen. Having given the goods to Jack Nicholson in Something’s Gotta G  

The Grand Seduction

0 Comments · Friday, July 25, 2014
Sometimes an obviously hokey premise — like a small harbor town seeking to woo a doctor (Taylor Kitsch) by any means necessary — can rise above its broad stroke  


0 Comments · Friday, July 25, 2014
It is time to re-imagine what happened to Hercules (Dwayne Johnson) upon the conclusion of his legendary 12 labors. The Greek demigod wanted nothing more than to en  


0 Comments · Friday, July 25, 2014
Luc Besson, the French one-man action studio system, presents his latest gem, about a drug mule (Scarlett Johansson) moving an illegal and highly experimental conco  

Most Wanted Man

0 Comments · Friday, July 25, 2014
Anton Corbijn follows up The American, his intriguing formalistic pairing with George Clooney, with a thriller based on a John le Carré novel that will likely dra  

Embracing the Present in ‘Wish I Was Here’

0 Comments · Tuesday, July 22, 2014
There’s something fitting in the work of Zach Braff — the star of successful television comedy series Scrubs, which sang, danced, and laughed its way through the madcap years of med school residency for its hapless trio of would-be doctors — because Braff, settling in at the helm of his second feature film, has a not-exactly morbid curiosity with life and death.   

REVIEW: The German Doctor

Opens at Esquire Theatre Friday

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, July 16, 2014
It is only through an understanding of the undeniable facts of history that we can even begin to consider the evil that was Josef Mengele, the Nazi doctor who conducted the most horrific experiments on Jewish subjects during the Holocaust and then was able to elude the ensuing global manhunt for him that lasted decades. But writer-director Lucía Puenzo, in approaching one of the known episodes of...  

Filmfest München: What Cincinnati's Sister City Can Teach Us

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Instead of starting off with questions about what I learned about international film culture from attending the Munich Film Festival, it would be far more instructive to kick off with a discussion about what the experience made me think about in terms of what it means to be modern.