All posts tagged "film"

  • Strong storyline dominates “Safe House”

    By Rebecca Timberlake– Nothing is as it seems. Although it is a classic theme in cinema, “Safe House” manages to bring new life to an old concept. With more realistic actions and well-developed characters, the movie requires...

    • Posted March 6, 2012
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  • ‘Hugo’ reveals the magic of cinema

    By Samuel Dent– It is unlikely that “Hugo” will go down as one of famed director Martin Scorsese’s most renowned or ambitious works. With an illustrious Hollywood filmography that includes items such as “Taxi Driver,” “Raging Bull”...

    • Posted December 6, 2011
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  • ‘Martha Marcy May Marlene’ leaves haunting impression

    By Ben Nance– “Martha Marcy May Marlene” refuses to release you from its tightening grip during its 120 minute running time. “What? No!” will more or less be your alarmed vocal reaction after viewing the unbearably tense...

    • Posted December 1, 2011
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  • Drive: A stylish triumph of high-octane cinema

    By Ben Nance– Certain movies have the power to stick in the mind long after you’ve seen them, while others simply wish to excite with B-movie thrills. “Drive” achieves both of these without once breaking a sweat....

    • Posted September 21, 2011
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