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Laura dern is amazing!, Reviewed in the United States on January 29, 2018. Smooth Talk is a decent film that adapts the story to a T, except for the conclusion. Ad Choices. Photo: Tobias Datum / Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics, Photo: Iglesias Más / Courtesy of El Deseo. Vogue may earn a portion of sales from products that are purchased through our site as part of our Affiliate Partnerships with retailers.
This delicious-looking comedy reunites Sofia Coppola with her Lost in Translation star and features Rashida Jones as a New York writer and mother whose husband “travels a lot.” Sound suspicious? All rights reserved. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 19, 2016.
Film Streams' cinemas are temporarily closed in consideration of public health concerns and community-wide efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19. The bite-size melodrama has been called the “distilled essence of both the veteran director and the actress” and “basically porn” for anyone who worships at the Tilda-plus-Pedro altar (and really, who wouldn’t?). In the story, Connie gives in to Arnold and disappears with him forever.
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The New York Film Festival starts today, but it might be more accurate to call it the Anywhere You Want festival. Reviewed in the United States on November 23, 2010. A stylized adaptation of Joyce Carol Oates’s famous short story “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?,” Smooth Talk featured a then unknown Laura Dern’s first lead role.
At a time when stories of cities being “under siege” make a (deeply flawed) case for suburban migration, City Hall feels like a timely (if time-consuming!) Blue Velvet (The Criterion Collection) [Blu-ray]. One of my all-time favorite films. Laura’s first leading role and a Sundance Grand Jury Prize-winner, based on a short story by Joyce Carol Oates, about a teenager’s sexual awakening and a predatory stranger. Smooth Talk is the adaptation of that work and is pretty well done -- it holds the attention of modern-day teens which is saying something. (“If you are the big tree,” a voice croons in Bob Marley’s “Burning,” the trailer’s closing song, “then we are the small axe, coming to chop you down.”) The anthology series depicts London’s West Indian community between 1969 and 1982 and will appear, in its entirety, on Amazon this fall. The latest fashion news, beauty coverage, celebrity style, fashion week updates, culture reviews, and videos on Vogue.com. The film, completed over two weeks this past summer in the midst of the pandemic, may be brief, but it looks primed to satiate a particular hunger. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. A flirtatious 15-year-old shows off at a hamburger stand and catches the eye of a dangerous hipster. Please try again. Unable to add item to List.
Now streaming With Nomadland, she builds upon that reputation, exploring a similar landscape through the viewpoint of an untethered big-box store worker, played by Frances McDormand—another likely Oscar nominee. Smooth Talk is one of the few films ever made whose climactic scene takes place on the borderline between reality and the imagination.
Dont waste your time. Supreme blu-Ray quality. But for me, Elizabeth Berridge’s (Funhouse) appearance was astounding. A generous screening window has been allotted to 90-year-old documentarian Frederick Wiseman’s City Hall, and with good reason: At more than four hours long, the film is a controlled investigation of the city government of the director’s onetime hometown, Boston. What this year’s film festival loses in that I-was-there cred, however, it gains in accessibility—participants need not travel farther than their living rooms in order to experience the season’s conversation starters. But the salivating premise is enough for us: A model-actor (Tilda Swinton) wanders around her apartment, chatting through her AirPods with a former lover. ", which was in turn inspired by the Tucson murders committed by Charles Schmid.The protagonist and main character, Connie Wyatt, is played by Laura Dern.The antagonist, Arnold Friend, is played by Treat Williams.
Treat Williams gives a stellar performance as does Laura Dern. Sold by Francies corner market and ships from Amazon Fulfillment. Smooth Talk has a somewhat bad reputation because it tones down the implied serial killer history of Arnold Friend in Joyce Carol Oates’ short story “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been”. It’s not a new film, but it is of note as we find ourselves in the long season of the Dernaissance.
Film Streams is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization in Omaha, Nebraska. With its good-girl-gone-astray structure, the movie reads initially like any number of mid-’80s teen dramas until it unfolds with darker implications. These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. Its tosh for start to finish.
Reviewed in the United States on May 17, 2018. Like the old DVD, there are no extras whatsoever... an interview at least with Laura Dern would have been nice! We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others.
Just 30 minutes long, Pedro Almodóvar’s latest—and his first English-language work!—stretches the parameters of the feature film. Unlike several other films previewed here, director Azazel Jacobs’s feature hasn’t yet screened at other festivals, so a critical reception has yet to gel. © 2020 Condé Nast. McQueen has been vocal about his desire that these works be considered discrete films—“historical pieces that we need to come to light.”. The opening-night film is the first installment in the much-anticipated, five-part feature from director Steve McQueen, collectively titled Small Axe. In the film, its implied she's assaulted, before she gets dropped off back home, where she tells off Arnold Friend. The best new culture, style, and beauty stories from Vogue, delivered to you daily. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. But it’s set as the closing-night screening and has already been scooped up by Sony Pictures Classics, so hopes seem to be high. © 2020 Film Streams, Inc. It is a study in deviant psychology, and in the power that one person can have over another, especially if one pushes in the direction where the other person is already headed. Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been. Reviewed in the United States on June 13, 2018, Reviewed in the United States on January 18, 2016, Great movie!!! Recommend reading the short story beforehand. With Treat Williams, Laura Dern, Mary Kay Place, Margaret Welsh. Below, a few of the titles we’re most excited to stream.
A free-spirited 15-year-old girl flirts with a dangerous stranger in the Northern California suburbs and must prepare herself for the frightening and traumatic consequences.
Wiseman is a master of institutional depiction—turning bureaucratic proceedings into referendums on how we structure society and our relations with one another—with an oeuvre that spans from hospitals for the criminally insane to welfare centers to Central Park. which is, in and of itself, a CREEPY story -- especially for teens! Yes, please. Sign up for our weekly enewsletter to receive programming updates for the Ruth Sokolof Theater and Dundee Theater. MORE INFO, Dir. USA/UK That scene is done so beautifully by Dern and Treat Williams that one never forgets it. Blu-ray of the Joyce Carol Oates short story filmed with the well cast Laura Dern, who is the best thing about this uneven drama.
Then she… Review by i_a. Initially scheduled for a Cannes debut, the first three films—Lovers Rock, Mangrove, and Red, White and Blue—will premiere, instead, as part of the NYFF. Not Rated. I bought this on a recommendation.
Anyone want a free copy ?. You won’t be disappointed with this one. Smooth Talk Laura Dern in Smooth Talk Photo: Courtesy of Janus Films It’s not a new film, but it is of note as we find ourselves in the long season of the Dernaissance . A great video, for adolescence and discussion on how bad problems can become. 'Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?
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