Posts Tagged ‘Todd Graff’

Armond White’s Mid-Year Awards

Written by Armond White on . Posted in Arts & Film

Carole Bouquet and André Dussollier in Unforgivable. 2012’s best so far and Sarris remembered This year, I want to do the Mid-Year Reckoning differently, as a tribute to film critic Andrew Sarris’ recent passing. It was Sarris, during my grad school years at Columbia, who wisely advised that the percentage of good movies has not changed from the old days; now that [&hellip
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Bandslam

Written by admin on . Posted in Arts & Film, Film

If the late John Hughes had taught the generation who grew up on Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off and Home Alone anything beyond narcissism, then Todd Graff’s new film, Bandslam, would be getting sky-high praise. Instead, the barely hyped Bandslam must settle for simply being the best American movie this summer. [&hellip
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