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My Favorite Films of 2013

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.23.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's the time of year when critics release their lists of the year's best films. It feels like a competitive sport -- or a provocation, which all of these lists are, by nature. As in: "This is my list of the best films. If you don't agree, you're wrong."

My South Korean Adventure: Heading Across the World for Stoker

Emily Wells | Posted 06.03.2013 | Entertainment
Emily Wells

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Mike Ryan

Mia Wasikowska On The Lure Of Nashville's Honky-Tonks

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 03.06.2013 | Entertainment

Mia Wasikowska gained international fame after playing the title character in Tim Burton's "Alice in Wonderland," a movie that grossed over $1 billion...

Interview With the Creators of Stoker

Erica Abeel | Posted 05.05.2013 | Entertainment
Erica Abeel

Now with Stoker, maestro of mayhem Park has staked an outpost in English-language film. It's a deliciously unhinged exercise in stylish horror studded with a stellar cast including Nicole Kidman, Mia Wasikowska, and Matthew Goode.

Stoker, and The Last Stand Nuke American Pie

Brian Formo | Posted 05.04.2013 | Los Angeles
Brian Formo

Films like The Last Stand, and Stoker are a litmus test of international filmmakers; they are their first American films, and they use standard genre stories. If it these things feel too archaic and familiar, then you don't believe that American pie is better when nuked.

Mike Ryan

'Stoker' Star On Gun Control: 'What Is The Compromise?'

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 03.01.2013 | Entertainment

Sometimes, when you're interviewing an actor in support of his new movie -- in this case, the English actor Matthew Goode of "Stoker" -- all you want ...

Review: Stoker

Scott Mendelson | Posted 04.30.2013 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

Park Chan-Wook's Stoker is a delicious hybrid of its influences, which mix into an engaging fable of its own.

Liat Kornowski

How To Play A Sociopath

HuffingtonPost.com | Liat Kornowski | Posted 02.28.2013 | Entertainment

If there's one thing you walk away with after seeing "Stoker," it's the unsettling feeling that evil cannot be altered, disciplined, or stopped. The d...

Does 'Stoker' Go Too Far?

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 04.30.2013 | Entertainment

-- A spider crawls up the leg of 18-year-old India Stoker (Mia Wasikowska) early in Park Chan-wook's English-language debut, "Stoker," and she regard...

Movie Review: Stoker

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.28.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Chan-wook Park's Stoker is audaciously, in-your-face creepy and exhilarating in a way few films have been since David Lynch's Blue Velvet. Because it's not just the creepiness -- but the way Park gets you involved in his world so that you can't look away.

Live From Sundance 2013: The Wrap-up

Marshall Fine | Posted 03.27.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I knew I had been at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival too long the day I was in the checkout line at the Fresh Market supermarket that's in the same st...

Why So Many Movies About Sex?

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 03.27.2013 | Entertainment

PARK CITY, Utah — The Sundance Film Festival has never been sexier. The annual independent-film showcase has featured a slew of sexually themed...

Sundance Diary - Days 4 and 5 - The Spectacular Now, Stoker and Before Midnight

John Lopez | Posted 03.25.2013 | Los Angeles
John Lopez

As your time in Park City stretches on, you enter a sort of cinematic fatigue where all the films you've seen start blending into one gigantic bowl of indie chow mein. When you do get some sleep, the good films rise to the surface of your snow-battered consciousness.

Live From Sundance 2013: Monday, Jan. 21

Marshall Fine | Posted 03.24.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Stoker isn't for the faint of heart and yet the violence is seldom graphic -- but always shocking. Watching this film is like taking an adrenaline shot to the cerebral cortex.

Colin Firth Switches It Up

Posted 07.11.2011 | Entertainment

The center of a dramatic and moving tale of a besieged would-be King, fighting to overcome a lifelong impediment as Nazi bombs rain down on his beleag...

Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman In New Film 'Stoker'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

From King to King of the Night? Well, kind of. Fresh off his Oscar winning turn as King George VI in "The King's Speech," Colin Firth plans to give...