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Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014
 Poetic, laconic and elliptical, director David Lowery conjures some of the spirit of early Terrence Malick. Set in a dusty Texas town in the early ’70s, the story follows a romantic outlaw with more persistence than good sense (Casey Affleck) on the run from the law and other criminals, but devoted
Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Return of the Dragon Tattoo

A nightmare awakens Lisbeth Salander at the start of The Girl Who Played With Fire. Horrific images from the previous episode of the Swedish trilogy that began with The Girl With the...
Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Stieg Larsson’s mystery novel adapted for the big screen

The sound of the packing envelope being cut open is as loud and jarring as the breaking of bones. In the opening scene of The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, an aging corporate baron, Henrik Vanger, tremblingly opens the package in the lonely elegance of his study. He can guess the contents, but cries softly anyway when he opens...

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