Scott Timberg

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  • 16 years ago | Longform

    It scares people silly. It makes cool-headed adults wonder if witches are real. It draws hundreds of thousands of hits to its Website. It drives a local historian in small-town Maryland crazy. The Blair Witch Project, a first film by two canny you...

  • 18 years ago | Film Reviews

    British actor Gary Oldman, who made his mark playing a punk in 1986's Sid and Nancy and a playwright in 1987's Prick Up Your Ears, wrote and directed Nil By Mouth, which has already drawn comparisons to the class-conscious dramas of Mike Leigh (19...

  • 18 years ago | Film Reviews

    His eye trained on the manic collision of Catholicism and consumerism, Spanish director Pedro Almodovar has made some of the liveliest, most genre-bending films of the past two decades. The guru of a visual style that emphasizes bright primary col...