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Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011

Sylvain Chomet’s film worthy of its Oscar nomination

The Oscar-nominated animated film The Illusionist comes with an impressive pedigree. Filmmaker Sylvain Chomet previously directed The Triplets of Belleville, perhaps the most splendid animated feature not made by Pixar from the last decade. Brought to life by an international team of animators, The Illusionist is based on an unproduced screenplay by Jacques Tati, the French director best remembered for such...
Monday, June 14, 2010

Releases for the Week of 06/08/10-06/13/10 (Ratings Out of Four Stars.)

This fourth collaboration between director Martin Scorsese and actor Leonardo DiCaprio, examines the differences between perception and reality. Enigmatic DiCaprio is perfect for the role of US Marshal Teddy Daniels, teamed with rookie Chuck Aule (Mark Ruffalo) to search for an escaped inmate on...