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David Cronenberg

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  • A Dangerous Method

    A Dangerous Method
    One thing I could count on with a David Cronenberg movie is that it wouldn’t be boring. That has changed, with the release of this snooze fest. It’s this new genre of historical fiction (Titanic, Inglourious Basterds, Midnight in Paris, etc)....
  • Just a Cigar: 'A Dangerous Method' playing at The Avon Theatre

    Just a Cigar:  'A Dangerous Method' playing at The Avon Theatre
    A Dangerous Method The Avon Theatre, 272 Bedford St., Stamford, (203) 967-3660.   A Dangerous Method seems unusually tame for a film by David Cronenberg, famed for edgily artistic horror films. It's a period piece adapted rather unimaginatively by...
  • 'A Dangerous Method'

    'A Dangerous Method'
    Two of the most legendary names in psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung, are at the heart of this drama. Respectively played by Viggo Mortensen and Michael Fassbender, they collide over the treatment of a beguiling, baffling patient (Keira...
  • Film review: 'Keyhole' spins 1930s gangster plot with Homer's 'Odyssey'

    Film review: 'Keyhole' spins 1930s gangster plot with Homer's 'Odyssey'
    For a variety of cultural, financial and governmental reasons, Canadian filmmakers produce films that tend to be conventional — even bland. There are two great exceptions to this. The obvious one is David Cronenberg: Even those who hate “The...
  • 'Cosmopolis' review: Robert Pattinson's most interesting performance by a mile

    *** (out of four) None of Robert Pattinson’s roles have fully lined up with his shifty absent-mindedness. In “Twilight,” he tries to make Edward mysterious and tortured, but comes off as vacant. In this year’s “Bel Ami,&...
  • 'Cosmopolis': Harbinger of economic doom lands with a bit of a thud ★★ 1/2

    'Cosmopolis': Harbinger of economic doom lands with a bit of a thud ★★ 1/2
    Sleek and forbidding, David Cronenberg's adaptation of the Don DeLillo novel "Cosmopolis" presents the most whopping paradox in the cinema year 2012. It is a picture, like any picture made by a true craftsman, that improves considerably on a second...
  • Cheating publicity doesn't give Pattinson's 'Cosmopolis' an edge

    Cheating publicity doesn't give Pattinson's 'Cosmopolis' an edge
    Robert Pattinson may still be better at selling tabloids than movie tickets. The "Twilight" star's latest film, "Cosmopolis," opened in limited release this weekend and took in $72,327, according to an estimate from distributor Entertainment One Films....
  • Omarr's Daily Astrological Forecast March 15, 2011

    BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Kim Raver was born in New York City today in 1969. This birthday gal currently stars as Dr. Teddy Altman on the series "Grey's Anatomy." She also appeared as Audrey Raines on "24" and Kim Zambrano on "Third Watch," as well as...
  • Marilyn Chambers dies at 56; '70s porn star and Ivory Snow model

    Marilyn Chambers, the legendary adult movie queen who was the wholesome model on Ivory Snow detergent boxes in the early 1970s when she made her adult movie debut in the X-rated classic "Behind the Green Door," has died. She was 56. Chambers was found...
  • J.G. Ballard dies at 78; British science fiction writer

    J.G. Ballard dies at 78; British science fiction writer
    J.G. Ballard, one of the most inventive of the new wave of British science fiction writers to emerge in the 1960s who was best known for the autobiographical novel "Empire of the Sun," died Sunday, his agent said. He was 78. He had been ill "for...
  • Shi Pei Pu dies at 70; Chinese opera singer inspired M. Butterfly

    Shi Pei Pu dies at 70; Chinese opera singer inspired M. Butterfly
    Shi Pei Pu, a Chinese operatic soprano who along with his French lover was convicted of espionage and whose complicated affair inspired the Tony Award-winning Broadway play "M. Butterfly" and the movie of the same title, has died. He was 70. Shi died...
  • Off-kilter is still Jeremy Irons' calling

    Off-kilter is still Jeremy Irons' calling
    In "Impressionism," the new play by Michael Jacobs, art gallery owner Katharine Keenan (Joan Allen) playfully teases shy colleague Thomas Buckle about "a hideous sexual problem." That figures. After all, Thomas is played by Jeremy Irons, who has never...