Birdman: Beautiful When in Flight

Nightcrawler, John Wick, Gone Girl, Interstellar, Big Hero 6, The Theory of Everything and so many more – the films that really want to get audiences buzzing seem to gather at the year’s end. No wonder why summer went out making the sound of a drenched firecracker. Then there’s Birdman.
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What's Eating Gilbert Grape: Raw Realism

What’s Eating Gilbert Grape? is a moving, human film. Director Lasse Hallström weaves a story that captures both the viewer’s attention and the subtle emotional intricacies that are involved in our relationships with our families, neighbors, friends and loved ones. Johnny Depp stars as Gilbert Grape, a young man who works...
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The Jerk: This, and That

Born from a line out of Steve Martin’s stand up act, The Jerk is a rags to riches to rags tale. Made in 1976 by director Carl Reiner, The Jerk is Steve Martin at his comedy apex. Full of sight gags and absurd situations, The Jerk gives Steve Martin an avenue...
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