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In a Nutshell: Magic Mike (2012)

Director(s): Steven Soderbergh
Screenwriter(s): Reid Carolin
Cast: Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Cody Horn, Matthew McConaughey
Length: 110 minutes
Country: USA

Whether stripping or filmmaking is your business, you can always rely on the sight of Channing Tatum’s abs to fill seats and it’s a good thing too because it’s unlikely that a drier deconstruction of capitalism would’ve got quite so many dollars shoved into Steven Soderbergh’s thong – a fact which ties in conveniently well with this film’s outlook. mais 103 palavras


Side Effects (2013)

Starts off as a corporate expose but soon becomes a routine twist-o-rama.  Rooney Mara does not impress.

Rating: Good (2)

Soderbergh Raids the Ark

For a lesson in the art of directing from American master Steven Spielberg, here is an educational exercise courtesy of another American master, Steven Soderbergh.  On his site… mais 202 palavras

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TCM Classic Film Festival Day 3: Out of Sight

It is not hard for me to see why a lot of attendees at this years TCMFF would be scratching their head over the inclusion of a film that is only seventeen years old. mais 639 palavras

Theatre review: Closer, Donmar Warehouse

First performed at the National Theatre in 1997, Closer was written in a time when popular culture was teeming with studies of overly-sexed, overly-stressed, overly-self-obsessed people and their relationships. mais 694 palavras


Side Effects

So I recently took in a showing of Side Effects. I was intrigued by this one and honestly it’s that time of year where there isn’t a whole lot to be excited about as far as theater-going options, so it was a no-brainer for me. mais 331 palavras