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04.26.2014 | | Posted at 08:49 AM

Spike, Mike, Slackers & Dykes

By David Luhrssen
  Earlier this year, while reading a biography of director Paul Thomas Anderson (Magnolia), it struck me: the indie film explosion that brought Anderson, Quentin Tarantino and Steven Soderbergh to the fore is already history—a period that can be bracketed for convenience with start and end dates. The thought kept returning as I read the newly released paperback edition o...
08.23.2013 | | Posted at 10:20 AM
By David Luhrssen
  When the major studios refused to fund his Liberace picture, Oscar-winning director Steven Soderbergh went instead to HBO. His production, Behind the Candelabra, drew a huge audience on cable earlier this summer. It will be out in September on Blu-ray. Behind the Candelabra is exactly the sort of character driven, intelligent screenplay that once was Hollywood’s bread and b...
Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013
 Adapted from Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl's first novel in The Caster Chronicles, this supernatural love story is set in a small Southern town. High school senior Ethan (Alden Ehrenreich) is bewitched by intriguing new girl
Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012

Steven Soderbergh's kickboxing fantasy

Credit Steven Soderbergh for his willingness to try almost everything in his up-and-down career...
Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2011

Steven Soderbergh's paranoid thriller

Although SARS and swine flu came and went, and the bird flu never arrived...