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The star-system was pronounced dead by almost everyone, but as of the moment of writing everyone is talking about Liza Minnelli in Cabaret and she made the covers of Time and Newsweek simultaneously. Contrast the …

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Highwater
September 7, 2010 – 12:41 pm | No Comment
Highwater

By Richard von Busack
Dana Brown is the son of the man I’ve heard described as the only really financially successful independent filmmaker in history, Bruce Brown (Endless Summer, et al). Happily the guava didn’t fall …

Winnebago Man
August 25, 2010 – 2:44 pm | No Comment
Winnebago Man

by Richard von Busack
As the poem has it, why should not old men be mad? Jack Rebney, star of Ben Steinbauer’s wrath-of-a-salesman documentary Winnebago Man, (playing at San Francisco’s Roxie Theater Aug 27-Sep 2) became …

Eat Pray Love
August 14, 2010 – 1:16 pm | One Comment
Eat Pray Love

By Richard von Busack
An animator who helped shrink Julia Roberts to Tinkerbelle size for Hook told me “Even six inches of her is too much.” This seemed too mean a comment to repeat until …

Alamar (To The Sea)
August 5, 2010 – 3:08 pm | No Comment
Alamar (To The Sea)

by Richard von Busack
Even without the explanatory title at the end of the film, it’s clear that the Banco Chinchorro—site of the film Alamar—is one of the rarest places on Earth.
Already a marine sanctuary, this …

Middle Men
August 5, 2010 – 2:45 pm | No Comment
Middle Men

by Richard von Busack
The worst creeps are the most self-righteous ones, and the creepy Middle Men specializes in justifications. In the ee cummings phrase, it stinks of excuse. As he rigorously emulates the Goodfellas flash …

Inception
July 16, 2010 – 3:40 pm | No Comment
Inception

by Richard von Busack
The basic idea of Christopher Nolan’s Inception is simple—it has to be for that kind of budget. People expecting a viewing experience as loaded with zeitgeist as The Dark Knight are going …

Iron Man 2 – Does Rourke Steal the Show?
May 6, 2010 – 7:26 pm | No Comment
Iron Man 2 – Does Rourke Steal the Show?

by Richard von Busack
Iron Man 2: Heavy metal, rocket men, and weirdly elegant screwball comedy.
Elating, if politically confusing, Iron Man 2 serves up the pleasures of a gorgeous and energetic superhero film. It’s buffered with …

The Girlfriend Experience – Richard von Busack Review
May 29, 2009 – 4:28 pm | No Comment

HIRING Sasha Grey to play Chelsea, the lead in The Girlfriend Experience, is certainly more than just stunt casting by the wily Steven Soderbergh. Some critics are baffled as to whether Grey, a celebrated porn …

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