Alan Scherstuhl

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  • 5 days ago | Film Reviews

    It's tempting to suggest that if you have any interest in Iranian film in general, or in particular Asghar Farhadi — the director and writer of that shred-your-heart masterpiece A Separation — you should simply get yourself to Farhadi's ...

  • It's tempting to suggest that if you have any interest in Iranian film in general, or in particular Asghar Farhadi -- the director and writer of that shred-your-heart masterpiece A Separation -- you should simply get yourself to Farhadi's...

  • 12 days ago | Film Reviews

    Did you know there's a new family-audience feature film that implies God nuked Japan because one plucky American moppet dared to dream? That's no exaggeration.

  • Did you know that there's a new family-audience feature film that implies God nuked Japan because one plucky American moppet dared to dream? That's no exaggeration. In the summer of 1945, the kid stands on a California dock, points his fingers...

  • 17 days ago | Film Reviews

    The trolling is coming from inside the house! Mere emojis can't capture the plugged-in joys of the first hour or so of haunted-internet teen flick Unfriended, which knives with dexterous wit The Way We Live Now.

  • The trolling is coming from inside the house! Mere emojis can't capture the plugged-in joys of the first hour or so of haunted-internet teen flick Unfriended, which knives with dexterous wit The Way We Live Now. Here's a clutch of horny...