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Friday, April 28, 2017
Movie review | The Circle: Technology destroys privacy in chilling tale
The future might be shaping up to be just as horrible as the pessimists have been predicting, but with a few unexpected twists.Yes, people will become enslaved — not to governments, though, but to social media and search- […]
Teens have their acts together when it comes to making films
Throughout the 22-year history of the Ohio Shorts festival, some of the most noteworthy films have been made by some of the youngest entrants.”The kids are in some ways more experienced — they’re more fluid with technology in general — and that’s exciting,” said Jennifer Lange, the Wexner Center for the Arts senior staff member who curated the event.”They’re willing to be more playful with things. I’d say in my career here, some of […]
Jonathan Demme, ‘Silence of the Lambs’ director, dead at 73
Jonathan Demme, the eclectic, ever-enthusiastic filmmaker behind the Oscar winners “The Silence of the Lambs” and “Philadelphia,” and the director of one of the most seminal concert films ever made, the Talking Heads’ “Stop Making Sense,” has died. He was 73.Demme’s publicist, Annalee Paulo, said Demme died Wednesday morning in his New York apartment, surrounded by his wife, Joanna, and three children. Demme died from complications from esophageal cancer, she said.Demme […]
Movie review | Born in China: Nature film provides intimate look at impressive animals
 “Born in China” is the latest installment in the “Disneynature” documentary series.It is “Planet Earth” aimed at younger audiences, but any nature lovers can find enjoyment here, especially in the stunning […]
Movie review | Free Fire: One, long shootout of a movie gets old in a hurry
Ben Wheatley’s tedious and tiresome tribute to gunplay, “Free Fire,” is a self-indulgent and meaningless exercise in genre and style.It is seemingly born of the idea that it would be a real kick in the pants to outfit a […]
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