REEL TO REAL | CRIME DRAMA TV : SHARP OBJECTS (SPOILER REVIEW)

Lots of quality behind and in front of the camera, as far as this 8-part adaptation of Sharp Objects was concerned.

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Is Spike Jonze’s Her a geek film? One could argue that it is a scifi movie but the elements are so marginal that in fact it’s probably more of a romantic comedy-drama with superficial scifi tropes. BUT. This last week, I have been speaking to my students about the purpose of setting in a story and I could not help but be distracted by the setting of Her.

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David O. Russell has done it again! After the director’s success with last year’s romance-drama¬†Silver Linings Playbook, Russell puts his own spin on “ABSCAM” a well-publicized scandal from the late 70s. The storyline behind American Hustle is quite complicated and difficult to summarize in a sentence or two but I will try my best.

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