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Interview: Zhang Yimou Opens Noodle Shop

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Remakes? They hold no interest for award-winning Chinese director Zhang Yimou. And yet here he comes with A Woman, A Gun and a Noodle Shop, his remak...

HuffPost Review: A Woman, a Gun and a Noodle Shop

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It seems like a weirdly cross-cultural idea: Chinese master Zhang Yimou does a remake of the Coen brothers' debut film, Blood Simple. If the film lacks the dryly mordant Coen wit, it offers other pleasures -- but also some problems.

A Filmmaker's Sacrifices To Make His Movie

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

With his movie finally in theaters, writer-director Jake Goldberger can look back at the struggle to make his film, Don McKay, and laugh - a little. ...

HuffPost Review: Don McKay

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Thomas Haden Church is one of those under-utilized treasures of cinema who only recently has started to get the kinds of roles he deserves.

In the tank for Scorsese?

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

My friend Jeffrey Wells recently ran a link to my review of Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island, which I really liked, on his always interesting website,...