'Slow West' & '100-Year-Old Man Who Jumped Out The Window' ReviewedOne of the best films to screen at the latest Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival, <em>Slow West</em> blends a Coen brothers-like sense of humor with Tarantino-smacking violence to create a frontier story that’s hard to pin down and also forget.
Day 10 @ MSPIFF 2015: 'Slow West' Reviewed
Barkhad Abdi: From Mpls. Limo Driver To Oscar Nominated Actor Minnesota will be well represented at this year’s Academy Awards ceremony. The most notable is former Minneapolis limo driver Barkhad Abdi, who was discovered by the producers of Captain Phillips. Abdi, who had never acted before, is nominated for Best Supporting Actor.
Movie Blog: '12 Years A Slave' A Tough Look At America's Past"12 Years a Slave" is unquestionably an absolutely necessary corrective to any lingering sentiment regarding the antebellum Old South and, on a larger scale, the blood that lubricated the Great Experiment, so long as you believe no one is truly free unless everyone is.
Movie Blog: 'X-Men' Reborn This WayAll I ask of my X-Men movies is that at one point or another, one of the mutants has a grand "coming out" scene.