The Museum of Modern Art’s fifth annual Film Benefit, to be held on December 3, will honor writer/director Quentin Tarantino, the iconic director whose 1994 film PULP FICTION defines the modern aesthetic of the American independent film. The Film Benefit will be highlighted by a special presentation recognizing Tarantino’s acclaimed directorial work, followed by a gala dinner. The Film Benefit raises funds to ensure that great works of cinema continue to join the collection of The Museum of Modern Art. Tarantino’s latest film, the nouveau Western DJANGO UNCHAINED, starring Jamie Foxx, Leonard Di Caprio, Salma Hayek and Matt Damon, will be released by The Weinstein Company on December 25, 2012. Expect it to be one of the most talked about films of the year.
Grade: A- Greta Gerwig is one of the most underrated talents working in movies today. Not only has she given one great performance after another, but she’s also consistently taking on roles that define Generation Y. She acted as the … Continue reading
Dostoyevsky, Kant, Sartre and the standard Woody Allen May-December romance. Reaffirms Allen’s belief that intellect wins the ladies. Do you have a moral curfew? If you could go back in time, would you baby Hitler to save millions of … Continue reading
First-time director Maya Forbes uses her life story to craft a poignant tale of growing up with a manic depressive, father in Boston. Mark Ruffalo (“Foxcatcher”) delivers an Oscar-quality performance as Cam Stuart, the “polar bear”-a child’s way of saying … Continue reading