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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: Whiplash is a multilayered drama about a jazz drummer and his mentor

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 10:30pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... provides an eye-catching portrayal of a determined youth willing to torture himself to avoid the mediocrity that he perceives in others, including his caring teacher father (Paul Reiser). But J.K. ...

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    Art House: Antonioni's La Notte focuses more on characters than urban alienation

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:21pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... stand-in for tortured intellectuals in early 1960s Italian cinema, Mastroianni — who also played a journalist in Federico Fellini's La Dolce Vita (1960) and a filmmaker in 8½ (1963) ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: The Missing Picture is a reminder of Khmer Rouge atrocities

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 10:55pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... dance performance, along with Khmer Rouge propaganda movie excerpts and less "ideal" images filmed by Ang Sarun, a cameraman who was later tortured and executed by the regime. Some ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Film review: Mistaken for Strangers, directed by Tom Berninger

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 08:58am by Mathew Scott

    ... to support them- no matter how frustrating that can be. Extras: Satellite Q&A with Tom & Matt Berninger, Summer Loving Torture Party, Finding Love on Tour with The National, A Naked ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Action thriller's pumped up in third coming

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:13pm by Kavita Daswani

    ... serving three years.) This latest instalment has Snipes playing Doc, a former army medic who is a little unhinged after having spent years being imprisoned and tortured. Hired in part for his ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art House: Synecdoche, New York

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 11:34pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... that the American actor's profound aptitude in portraying tortured souls might somehow have its tenuous roots in real life. Hoffman (above) was one of the greatest actors of his generation ... warehouse set. With an intimate understanding of a tortured artist's psyche and a seemingly insatiable thirst for the darkest brand of humour, Kaufman's mind-bending film follows one ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art House: Amadeus

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:31pm by SEAN TIERNEY

    ... monumental achievement is in balancing this evil with glimpses into the soul of a tortured, emotionally crippled man we cannot help but pity. Abraham allows us to see Salieri simultaneously ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Yves St Laurent biopic misses chance to show drama and intrigue

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 10:52pm by Andrew Sun

    ... of his personality, other than to present him as just another tortured artist. This film has the approval and support of Saint Laurent's former lover and business partner Pierre Bergé, ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    The latest Spider-Man film offers a fresh perspective on the superhero

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 11:40pm

    ... interesting dynamic to play.” Garfield is entirely believable as the tortured superhero, managing to play the bullied school student, who is conflicted about his gifts and occasionally jubilant about ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Cattrall tackles the anguish of ageing in 'Sweet Bird of Youth'

    Posted Jun 30th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... and alcohol, and paid for sex. "When you know how tortured he was, it explains how tortured his characters are. He was very much a misfit, isolated- and many of his characters reflect that." ...




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