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Cody Clarke Reviews ‘The Night Before’

The Night Before (2015) Dir. Jonathan Levine Written by Jonathan Levine, Kyle Hunter, Ariel Shaffir, and Evan Goldberg 101 min. Spoiler-free. Caught a free advance screening of this last night. Just made it, in fact—the two people behind me were … Continue reading

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‘Life is Sweet’ & ‘Naked’: My Mike Leigh Entry Point

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Until recently, I’d never seen a Mike Leigh film. I’ve been familiar with his name for ages, though. Back in my teens, I worked at a hip indie video store that had a ‘Directors’ section—Allen, Godard, Rohmer, Scorsese, Truffaut, Verhoeven, the list goes on. Anyone with a substantial filmography worth exploring was represented, Leigh included.
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