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The Master — P.T. Anderson's controversial tour de force

Although Paul Thomas Anderson insists that all similarities are coincidental, his astounding new film The Master has riled up Scientologists.

By PETER KEOUGH  |  September 21, 2012

Whack Jobs

Unlike his debut feature, In Bruges, the title of prolific playwright and filmmaker Martin McDonagh's hilarious, ingenious, and sneakily profound second movie, Seven Psychopaths , gives you a good idea of what you're in for.
Martin McDonagh’s second film, Seven Psychopaths
By PETER KEOUGH  |  September 21, 2012

Interview: Julie Delpy explores her neuroses in New York

Actress, screenwriter, singer, and songwriter Julie Delpy excels at many things, but what she really wants to do is direct.
Days and Confused
By PETER KEOUGH  |  August 17, 2012

Interview: Survivors speak out in Kirby Dick’s shocking War

The career of documentarian Kirby Dick begins with aspects of individual sexuality, in films like 1986's Private Practices: The Story of a Sex Surrogate and 1997's Sick: The Life & Death of Bob Flanagan, Supermasochist .
Invisible no more
By PETER KEOUGH  |  July 06, 2012

A moment of illumination

Last Friday, Brandeis University brought together two legends of nonfiction filmmaking: Errol Morris and Claude Lanzmann.
Film matters
By BETSY SHERMAN  |  March 30, 2012