Andrew Schenker

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  • 2 years ago | Film and TV

    Poor Elliot Gould. The once venerable actor has been reduced to playing nothing but crotchety old men — and, in the case of Brad Leong's Dorfman in Love, homophobic ones at that. Gould's obsessively grieving widower does loosen up as the fil...

  • Poor Elliot Gould. The once venerable actor has been reduced to playing nothing but crotchety old men-- and in the case of Brad Leong's Dorfman in Love, homophobic ones at that. Gould's obsessively grieving widower does loosen up as the...

  • 3 years ago | Film Reviews

    Early on in Rian Johnson's time-travel thriller Looper, Joe (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) sits at a diner and chats with his self from 30 years in the future (Bruce Willis). When the younger Joe asks the older one about the specifics of temporal displace...

  • Its opening shots replete with heavily fetishized close-ups of kids taking hits off joints, and its dialogue peppered with lines like "Getting high… it’s like freedom," John Stalberg Jr.’s dismal stoner comedy does little to...

  • 3 years ago | Film and TV

    Its opening shots replete with heavily fetishized close-ups of kids taking hits off joints and its dialogue peppered with lines like "Getting high... it's like freedom," this dismal stoner comedy does little to inject any sense of joy or laughter ...

  • With an incisive understanding of character, believably naturalistic acting, and lengthy scenes that don't feel stretched out so much as given room to breathe, In the Family proves that smart direction and an innate feeling for one's...

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