On Movies Archive: November, 2010

“Winter’s Bone” back in the hunt.

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Good news for Winter’s Bone fans, and for Debra Granik, its director, and Jennifer Lawrence, its star: the Gotham Independent Film Awards... Read more

Super-strong slate of documentaries to vie for Oscars

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The short-list for the 2011 Academy Award contenders in the documentary feature category were announced last week – fifteen titles, vying... Read more

Oscar-winner Danny Boyle’s “male side of cinema.”

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In ten films now, from his first, Shallow Grave, to his latest, 127 Hours, British director Danny Boyle has shown a propensity for stories... Read more

First Person Fest: Magnetic Fields, Girls Behind Bars, a Holocaust Tale

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There’s an especially strong trio of films in the First Person Festival this year – or, more exactly, this weekend (Nov. 13-14)... Read more

Colin Firth + Geoffrey Rush + Weinsteins = Oscar Gold

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Bob and Harvey Weinstein have had some tough slogging with their Weinstein Company over the past few years – Nine was an expensive flop... Read more