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Watchmen: The villain (probably) enters the scene

Sarah Posted by Sarah at November 12, 2019 20:45:03 November 12, 2019 20:45:03
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Even though episode four, “If You Don’t Like My Story, Write Your Own”, adds another new character to the Watchmen pile, several threads also start coming together. The cold open introduces a nice childless farming couple who live next door to a giant and mysterious clock that is under construction. Full Story

Hong Chau at the Golden Globes 

Duana Posted by Duana at January 8, 2018 09:06:55 January 8, 2018 09:06:55
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Let us now have a summary of Hong Chau’s night at the Golden Globes, shall we?  She was nominated for her role in Alexander Payne’s Downsizing, which is kind of notable on its own, because the movie is…not considered to be that great. Full Story

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TIFF Review: Downsizing

Sarah Posted by Sarah at September 12, 2017 15:12:52 September 12, 2017 15:12:52
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Alexander Payne follows up his pair of family dramas with Downsizing, a movie that doesn’t quite know what it is. I would like to ask Payne if the attraction of Downsizing was REALLY the material, or was it playing around with the various technology required to make it, from the digital effects required to composite “big” and “small” shots, to utilizing old-school tricks like miniatures to realize the world of the downsized people. Full Story

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Monday, September 11, 2017

Dear Gossips,

Downsizing opened to strong reviews at the Venice Film Festival and screened here at TIFF over the weekend. Sarah’s review will be posted later today. Downsizing is directed by Alexander Payne, with Matt Damon as the big name star.  Read Full Intro