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A noble failure, just like the inventor

Photo: IFC In a touching scene that comes after the end of Michael Almereyda’s postmodern quasi-biopsy Tesla, the inventor Nikola Tesla (Ethan Hawke) rushes to a tennis court where his former financier, the tycoon JP Morgan (Donnie Keshawarz), is playing a game with his daughters. Speak through a chainlink gate, …

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Dave Franco’s independent slasher is medium solid

Alison Brie at The RentalPhoto: IFC Films Some of the best horror movies are like home invasions, with horror like the invader and some other genre playing the role of the house. Do you think you are watching the gentle story of a lonely widower doing false auditions to find …

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the feel bad movie of any year

Photo: IFC Films Less than three minutes in its almost three hours, The painted bird It tells you exactly what type of movie you have chosen to undergo. The film begins with a boy (Petr Kotlár) running through the woods, with an opossum or ferret complaining in his arms. Other …

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