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Topic: Film

Evangelion: 1.0' reboots '90s Japanese TV series with symbolic imagery


Music

Mike Robertson
Collectively, the Japanese imagination is pretty effing wild. Moving from the "Godzilla" movies to Hayao Miyazaki's crazy mind-scapes to the landmark "Ghost in the Shell" and cultural mashups li...
 
Thursday, October 15, 2009

Documentary explores inspirational life, assassination of Rev. Stanley Rother


Music

Rob Collins
It was beyond sundown, and two Oklahoma priests drove through from the city limits to the Guatemalan church. No streetlights were visible, but the Rev. Marvin Leven could see people everywhere. ...
 
Thursday, November 5, 2009

Biopic follows struggle of a fashion icon in 'Coco Before Chanel'


Music

Mike Robertson
A biopic is kind of like reality TV, but with people you're actually interested in. It generally involves taking a famous person's biography, cutting out some of the boring stuff while ignoring ...
 
Thursday, November 19, 2009

(Untitled)' is effective art-snob satire that hangs from great acting


Music

Marjorie Baumgarten
High art is both lampooned and championed in writer/director Jonathan Parker's knowing satire "(Untitled)." Adam Goldberg (TV's "The Unusuals") is well-cast as the movie's brooding music...
 
Thursday, December 3, 2009

(Untitled)' is effective art-snob satire that hangs from great acting


Music

Marjorie Baumgarten
High art is both lampooned and championed in writer/director Jonathan Parker's knowing satire "(Untitled)." Adam Goldberg (TV's "The Unusuals") is well-cast as the movie's brooding music...
 
Thursday, December 3, 2009

The September Issue' offers titillating glimpse of Vogue's top tastemakers


Music

Joe Wertz
Fall is critical to high fashion, and for the editors of Vogue, the season starts about the time its youngest readers make plans for spring break. "The September Issue" is a documentary that...
 
Thursday, December 10, 2009

Francis Ford Coppola cares about semi-autobiographical 'Tetro,' even if no one else does


Music

Mike Robertson
Francis Ford Coppola is an odd duck. Insofar as he has the same type of name recognition and public persona as Martin Scorsese, Oliver Stone, Steven Spielberg and many other directors of his gen...
 
Thursday, December 17, 2009

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle announces 2009 awards


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Gazette staff
The Oklahoma Film Critics Circle announced its fourth annual list of awards for achievement in film Dec. 22. OFCC members are Oklahoma-based movie critics who write for print and online outle...
 
Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Oklahoma Film Critics' Circle releases their picks and pans for the year


Music

Joe Wertz
Iraq War thriller "The Hurt Locker" was named the Best Movie of 2009 by the Oklahoma Film Critics Circle. Kathryn Bigelow was also named Best Director for her role in steering the war drama, which fol...
 
Thursday, December 31, 2009

Comedian Chris Rock takes on locks in the documentary \"Good Hair\"


Music

Gazette staff
Good Hair 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch. 236-3100, www.okcmoa.com/filmExamining racial differences on film typically res...
 
Thursday, January 7, 2010
 
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