Tag: Magnolia Pictures

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“Woman at War” – the middle-aged film hero you’ve been waiting for

Woman at War was described to me as an Icelandic thriller. It is set in Iceland and comes complete with thrilling scenes. But this story…

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A Sympathetic Comedy About Women at Work: “Support the Girls”

Lisa, the general manager of Double Whammies—a Hooters-esque sports bar off a busy highway in Texas—starts her day off crying. And as Andrew Bujalski’s sympathetically…

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Matteo Garrone’s film grits its teeth in the face of life’s savagings in “Dogman”

Matteo Garrone’s Dogman features many of the same themes and motifs as his 2002 film, The Embalmer. Its grisly narrative is again loosely based on…

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“The Guilty” – Criminal masterpiece, actors who don’t show their face are also excellent

The work that represents Denmark competes in the category of Best Foreign Film of Oscar 2019 is completely minimalist about the context, characters, and the…

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