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Tag: Darren Aronofsky
April 16, 2014 | 2:23 pm
November 15, 2013 | 10:44 am
And now, after a tidal wave of buzz, something that will really float your boat (and provide us with the opportunity to make lots of terrible puns): the trailer for Darren Aronofsky’s “Noah.”
The biblical film looks exactly as epic as you’d expect, sort of like “Braveheart” but...
December 5, 2011 | 11:54 pm
February 6, 2011 | 9:09 pm
I saw “Black Swan,” Saturday night. As I left the theatre, I felt like throwing-up, and wondered, What would possess Darren Aronofsky to make this film!
It is the story of a ballerina, who loses her mind in her obsessive drive for perfection, a mother’s smothering love as she...
December 14, 2010 | 5:01 pm
“The King’s Speech”—which today snagged seven Golden Globe Awards nominations, the most of any contending film – is the brainchild of British screenwriter and nominee David Seidler, whose flight from the Nazis and Jewish family trauma partly inspired the movie. Other...
July 23, 1998 | 8:00 pm
Aronofsky's Original Formula
By Naomi Pfefferman, Entertainment Editor
Debut filmmaker Darren Aronofsky manages to sound incredulous about the Jewish sci-fi flick that has made him a star. "You don't think God, math and bad-ass Jews...