Festivals & Cons
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Category: Biopic

LBJ (2017)

Greetings again from the darkness. More than 50 years after his death, President John Kennedy casts an ever-present shadow over Lyndon Baines Johnson’s career as a stellar politician
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Stronger Review

Jake Gyllenhaal has done it again!  The actor has received many fine notes of support for his work over the years, and recently, his work in Nightcrawler (2014) and for
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MENASHE (2017)

Greetings again from the darkness. If the synopsis were phrased, “Based on the real life story of a figure within a secret society”, we would likely be prepared
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Crown Heights

Watching Crown Heights at Sundance earlier this year, I sensed that the film felt a lot more important than it actually was. It tries to be life changing, when it’s
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MAUDIE (2017)

Greetings again from the darkness. As the saying goes, “opposites attract”. It seems the bond between Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis and her reclusive employer/husband Everett Lewis prove
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