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08.05.2014 | | Posted at 08:52 AM

Time Goes By from Toddler to Teenage

By David Luhrssen
  Writer-director Richard Linklater is fascinated by the passage of time and the inevitable changes time entails. His latest, Boyhood, is a highbred of two cinematic time studies, his own fictional “Before Sunrise” trilogy and British director Michael Apted’s “Up” documentaries on a group of children as they aged through the decades.  With Boyhood, Linklater...
Monday, Dec. 30, 2013

Looking Back on the Great and the Good

 I don’t call my picks of the year the “best,” but I do play favorites. To any critic compiling a “best-of” list, I demand: define “best.” Most can’t define anything at all, including their criteria for choosing the year’s top movies. I don’t pretend to know what’s best but I can measure the ability of films
Monday, June 10, 2013

Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy at the crossroads

 Jesse and Celine have been the favorite heartthrobs of the smart set since their