Daily Archives: July 11, 2014

Weekend Box Office: Rave reviews won’t translate to an epic “Apes” opening

You could kind of sense the low-heat with which the latest “Planet of the Apes” sequel is being treated by the Interwebs — little traffic on trailers, and the rave reviews (mine was somewhat less than rave, but very positive). … Continue reading

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Linklater and Ellar Coltrane talk about filming “Boyhood”

It started as “a narrative problem,” writer-director Richard Linklater says. “How do you tell a story, with actors, over a long period of time? You can’t re-cast it when you’re catching up with somebody, year by year. The change in … Continue reading

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