Author Archives: KRISTOFER JENSON

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KEVIN SMITH’S LATEST IS GLEEFULLY UNHINGED

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Tusk does not give a fuck if you like it and tosses any message or moral out with the bong water. Continue reading

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RICH PERFORMANCES ELEVATE DENNIS LEHANE’S ‘THE DROP’

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Despite occasional detours that never pay off, a plot that is little more than a short story stretched to feature length, and more than a few predictable turns, The Drop is a classy, intelligent genre exercise, and a worthy sendoff for Gandolfini. Continue reading

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OSCAR BAIT AND ODDITIES: A GUIDE TO FALL FILM OFFERINGS

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As we emerge from the brain-hardening sensory overload of the summer superhero glut, the studios are now back to tenderizing our sensibilities ahead of award season with an odd mix of palate cleansers and early Oscar hopefuls. Things are about to get weird. Continue reading

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A UNIQUE EXPLORATION OF IDENTITY, OWNERSHIP IN ‘THE CONGRESS’

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Partially based on Stanisław Lem’s novel The Futurological Congress, Folman’s film departs from the dark humor of its source material and shifts the focus from dystopian satire to sensitive portrayal of people who feel the need to escape from reality beyond the point of no return. Continue reading

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A PERFECT UNION OF ART, POLITICS, AND PURE FUN IN ‘DAISIES’

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The end of Czech New Wave director Věra Chytilová’s 1966 abstract satire Daisies(Sedmikrásky) is perhaps the greatest cinematic “fuck you” in history. Continue reading

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THE TALE OF A MAN ROBBING A BANK, TWO WAYS

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Drafthouse Films’s new documentary The Dog is here to find out more about the larger-than-life man who inspired one of the greatest films of all time, Dog Day Afternoon. Continue reading

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ROBIN WILLIAMS ON WTF PODCAST: SOULFUL, THOUGHTFUL, INSECURE

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In his incredible appearance on WTF with Marc Maron, Robin Williams is stunningly honest about his history of substance abuse and his personal life. Continue reading