I am not a film critic. I am however a film lover and see quite a few movies. I love escaping for a couple of hours into another world and getting wrapped up in a story. I can think of a few good movies I’ve seen recently, but none that I felt the need to write about here, until...
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When Sam Worthington (“Avatar,” “Terminator Salvation”) walks into an interview at the Four Seasons Hotel, he looks nothing like the tormented Holocaust survivor and Mossad agent he plays so soulfully in the spy thriller “The Debt,” opening Aug. 31. His short-cropped hair...
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Screenwriter Rob Festinger, an ex-professional Seinfeld look-alike, said his childhood was "very effusive, very Jewish, very screaming."
Which is why he's the last guy you'd expect to be an Oscar contender for Todd Field's "In the Bedroom," the ultimate Yankee-angst flick of the...