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NYFF Interview: Melancholia’s Kirsten Dunst, Alexander Skarsgård And Charlotte Gainsbourg

As someone who’s generally not a Lars von Trier fan, I feel compelled to encourage everyone to toss aside your preconceptions and inhibitions and give Melancholia a shot. No, it’s still not your standard, straightforward Hollywood fare, but that’s what … Continue reading

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Review: Melancholia (NYFF 2011)

As someone with an appreciation for a more literal approach to storytelling, taking to Lars von Trier’s style of work has never been easy. However, with Melancholia, von Trier finds an absolutely impeccable middle ground, providing the audience with a … Continue reading

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Best/Worst Movie Promos of the Week: Less is More for ‘Melancholia’ and ‘Footloose’

I bet you thought this edition of Best/Worst Promos would be all Hunger Games. Well, as much as I enjoyed the teaser trailer, in terms of selling power, it’s merely selling to fans of the book, which is not the way to market a … Continue reading

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