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Movie Review: Dallas Buyers Club

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Having squandered most of this century's first decade being a movie star, Matthew McConaughey has approached its second stanza as an actor. The results have been salutary.

2012 in Film: Good Films You Probably Missed in Theaters

Scott Mendelson | Posted 12.27.2012 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

And so begins my annual 'films of 2012' list round-up, where I try to do more than merely compile the '10 best and 10 worst' of the year. It's often just as much fun to talk about films somewhere in the middle, the underrated gems, the hidden gems, and the overrated would-be critical darlings.

The McConaissance: Matthew McConaughey On His Great Year

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 12.10.2012 | Entertainment

When Matthew McConaughey calls, he introduces himself by simply saying, "McConaughey." This has probably been his introduction of choice for some time...

'Killer Joe' -- Wicked Fun

Michael Berkowitz | Posted 11.07.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Berkowitz

It is a dark and stormy night. Rain pelts the pitch black trailer park. A leashed pit bull barks as the stranger approaches. He beats on the trailer door. The woman who opens the door is naked... full frontal. It's his step-mother.

Review: Little Birds Never Soars High

Zach Udko | Posted 10.31.2012 | Entertainment
Zach Udko

Set in California's forgotten Salton Sea, writer-director Elgin James' debut follows 15 year-old Lily (Juno Temple) and her best friend Alison (Kay Panabaker) as they attempt to flee their impoverished community and build a nest in Los Angeles with a group of runaway squatters.

Weekend Box Office: The Dark Knight Holds Strong While The Watch and Step Up 4 Open Soft

Scott Mendelson | Posted 09.28.2012 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

The whole 'series finale' gimmick promised nothing more than the question of whether or not Batman survived this final film, a question that has surely been answered in a million blog posts by this time.

Matthew McConaughey Goes NC-17

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 07.28.2012 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES -- Matthew McConaughey is the latest A-lister to go NC-17. He plays the title role in "Killer Joe," which carries the Motion Picture Assoc...

Matthew McConaughey's Lethally Brilliant Performance In 'Killer Joe'

Liz Smith | Posted 09.25.2012 | Celebrity
Liz Smith

Recently, I told you how Matthew McConaughey neatly stole "Magic Mike" away from Channing Tatum. Well, he doesn't steal anything here. "Killer Joe" belongs to him.

Movie Review: Killer Joe

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.24.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

In a summer of movies made of bombastic special effects and obvious action, Killer Joe still has the ability to surprise by keeping it down and dirty -- though you'll need a strong stomach to make it to the end.

Mike Hogan

PHOTOS: Stars Come Out For NC-17 'Killer Joe' Screening

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Hogan | Posted 07.24.2012 | New York

This is arguably not the best time to be releasing a new film titled “Killer Joe.” Thankfully, this gleefully twisted NC-17 trailer-park thril...

Movie Review: Dirty Girl

Marshall Fine | Posted 12.07.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Dirty Girl barely elicits a chuckle and, indeed, provokes groans with its obvious use of '80s artifacts.

Live from Toronto Film Festival: Wednesday 9.14.11

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.15.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Given the size of the Toronto Film Festival and the goals I have when I'm here (primarily to see movies that will be released so I can bank reviews fo...

Matthew McConaughey Is The Standout in 79-Year-Old 'Exorcist' Director's 'Tarantinoesque' Comeback

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 11.08.2011 | Home

Today in Venice Fest roundups: "Killer Joe," a Texas-set, New Orleans-shot black comedy starring Emile Hirsch, Thomas Haden Church, Gina Gershon and t...

"August: Osage County" Playwright Tracy Letts on The Interview Show

Mark Bazer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Mark Bazer

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