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Reflection on Birdman and the reality and/of art

Winner of four Oscars, and some of my favourite actors in it (Edward Norton, Naomi Watts). Enough to go and watch this film, right? Or perhaps it is the subtitle of the film that made me go and see it… In any case a movie that is worth watching: “ 566 altre parole


While We're Young

The Movie Snob checks out an indie.

While We’re Young  (B).  Here’s the newest film from director Noah Baumbach (The Squid and the Whale… 127 altre parole

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Hipsters: The Movie--A Movie That is Only Partially About Hipsters

In Noah Baumbach’s last film, 2012’s Frances Ha, a mediocre modern dancer has to accept adulthood by giving up her warped sense of self. In While We’re Young, a middle-aged and mediocre documentarian has to accept adulthood by giving up his warped sense of self. 846 altre parole


While We're Young

The generation gap has been the premise from which myriad motion picture narratives have been constructed.  Such films usually feature a curmudgeonly senior citizen (think Walter Matthau, Olympia Dukakis or, more recently, Bill Murray or Jane Fonda) who, somewhat begrudgingly at first, befriends some young tyke who happens into their orbit and a fabulous friendship ensues. 627 altre parole

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Life During Generational Wartime: Noah Baumbach's 'While We're Young'

It takes a long time for the word “entitled” to come up in Noah Baumbach’s While We’re Young, but come up it does, and why wouldn’t it? 912 altre parole

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Adoringly Awkward

I’ve been mulling over the movie Adore (aka Two Mothers, aka Perfect Mothers). It has been absolute ages since I’ve felt awkward, intrigued but also guilty watching a movie. 746 altre parole


[Video Review] While We're Young (2014) by Bede Jermyn

Dir: Noah Baumbach

Starring: Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Adam Driver, Amanda Seyfried, Charles Grodin, Brady Corbett, Adam Horovitz, Maria Dizzia.

IMDb Synopsis: A middle-aged couple’s career and marriage are overturned when a disarming young couple enters their lives.

My rating:

– Bede Jermyn

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