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Justin Senkbile

As she herself puts it, Lynn Shelton has made three movies in a row featuring three characters in one location. This goes a long way in explaining not only her priorities as a filmmaker (the actor is king) but also what her movies feel li... more

Jun 28, 2012 11:35 AM Film

This may sound like a joke to anyone who's seen Mommie Dearest (and believes what they've seen), but legendary hanger-hater Joan Crawford won her Oscar for playing a woman who surely has to be among the saintliest of silver screen single ... more

Apr 20, 2012 9:56 AM Film

And you thought your relationship was too codependent... more

Mar 30, 2012 7:20 AM Film

What happens when the certifiably bizarre co-founder of Throbbing Gristle and Psychic TV marries a former dominatrix and performance artist? Well, in their ideal scenario, the union would create a sort of pandrogynous third being; a joi... more

Mar 30, 2012 7:20 AM Film

The Bride Wore Black (1968) is the sixth film directed by François Truffaut. By this point, he had already gone from being Paris' most influential film critic to being one of international cinema's most exciting young directors, thanks to... more

Mar 9, 2012 8:08 AM Film

Feb. 14 Romeo and Juliet Aksarben Cinema 2110 South 67th Street 6 p.m. 402.932.9858, aksarbencinema.com We all know the fate that befell Romeo and Juliet, but director Franco Zeffirelli's 1968 film just may be the best screen adapt... more

Feb 2, 2012 6:29 AM Art

Whenever I'm asked what my favorite film is, Jacques Tati's Playtime is the title I blurt out. And when all's said and done, that's for one simple reason: there's just no other movie experience like it. Playtime is a lot of things. It's... more

Jan 11, 2012 10:40 AM Film

Whenever I'm asked what my favorite film is, Jacques Tati's Playtime is the title I blurt out. And when all's said and done, that's for one simple reason: there's just no other movie experience like it. Playtime is a lot of things. It's... more

Jan 11, 2012 10:40 AM Film

A brutal comedy about grown-ups that takes off the kid gloves. more

Dec 28, 2011 11:01 AM Film

What's a thanksgiving movie? I've been wondering that myself. Though I was raised in one of those few Nebraska families that didn't watch football all day, I'm struggling to remember the sort of things we did watch after refrigerating the... more

Nov 22, 2011 11:45 AM Cutting Room

Eastwood and DiCaprio investigate America's most infamous investigator. more

Nov 19, 2011 10:34 AM Film

It got this title because no one admits they're the one who saw it. more

Nov 7, 2011 10:08 AM Film

Not totally intoxicating, but you'll catch a strong buzz. more

Oct 31, 2011 10:08 AM Film

Lament the lack of new releases all you want: as of right now there are 899 titles available for instant streaming on Netflix in the “Horror” genre. There's a lot of amazingly bad looking stuff on there of course, but for every Bachelor P... more

Oct 27, 2011 10:13 AM Cutting Room

Less of a home run, more of a ground-rule double. more

Sep 26, 2011 8:45 PM Film

There's no pot of gold at the end of this Irish tale. more

Sep 5, 2011 11:20 PM Film

A somewhat-effective indie drama that squanders an Earth-sized premise. more

Aug 29, 2011 9:02 PM Film

A re-imagined reboot that uses real imagination. more

Aug 8, 2011 8:50 PM Film

Old-fashioned laughs without slapstick puking? It can't be! more

Aug 3, 2011 11:10 PM Film

There's nothing stupid or crazy, but plenty to love about this cast. more

Aug 1, 2011 8:54 PM Film