Biutiful (2010) — Bobby Carroll’s Movie Diary

Alejandro González Iñárritu directs Javier Bardem, Maricel Álvarez and Taishen Cheng in the awards bait, tragedy porn where a despicable exploiter of immigrants in Barcelona deals with his terminal cancer, police bribes, his father corpse, his bi-polar ex and his angelic but bratty kids. Misery Guts The Movie… showcasing a committed lead performance by Bardem […]

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We Miss You, Cannes: 23 Filmmakers Relive Indelible Moments — Site Title

By BY MANOHLA DARGIS AND A.O. SCOTT Alejandro González Iñárritu, Clint Eastwood and other auteurs share memories from the film festival, like the rapturous boos and the police chief in love with movies. Published: May 13, 2020 at 11:44PM from NYT Movies https://ift.tt/3dEF5Nh

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Alejandro González Iñárritu is restoring ‘Amores Perros’ for its 20th Anniversary — LIVING LIFE FEARLESS

Two-time Oscar-winning director Alejandro Iñárritu announced he is restoring the first film of his “death trilogy”, ‘Amores Perros’,” and will be screening it at the Morelia Film Festival.

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Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu Leads Initiative For Mexican Filmmakers To Help Industry Workers — Deadline

A number of leading Mexican producers have banded together to raise financial and medical support for “the most vulnerable” members of the nation’s film and television industry. During a remotely staged audiovisual presentation at which all the participants chimed in from separate locations, the six prominent figures — Alfonso Cuaron, Guillermo del Toro, Salma Hayek […]

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The Revenant 2015 — A Cup of Coffee and Stick of Nicotine

Directed by: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu Theme: Violence, Revenge, Survival. Genre: Drama, Action. Starring: Leonardo Di Caprio, Tom Hardy One of the most difficult movies to watch is indeed “The Revenant” story of Mr. Hugh Glass whose determination to survive was unfathomable, driven and fueled by revenge to get even with a man who murdered his […]

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A Brief History of America on Film —

This Fourth of July seems more shallow than past iterations of the holiday. We are in the midst of a viral pandemic and civil unrest that has ripped the mask off centuries long systemic oppression. These are not super patriotic times in my opinion, particular as I look around and see my fellow Americans unwilling […]

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The Most Badass Roles of Danny Trejo! — Bloody Disgusting!

Taking even the briefest look at Danny Trejo’s filmography reveals an impressive list of credits well into the hundreds, with dozens of projects in various stages of production. It’s demonstrative of someone with an incredible drive and work ethic. What’s even more inspiring is the arduous road Trejo traveled to get from troubled youth to […]

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‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Casts Rosario Dawson as Ahsoka Tano — ScreenAge Wasteland

As if The Mandalorian needed to get any better, Disney and Lucasfilm went and added Ahsoka Tano to the upcoming second season of the hit Disney+ show. According to /Film, Rosario Dawson has joined the cast of The Mandalorian season 2 as a live-action Ahsoka. The character had previously only appeared in animated media where she was […]

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Getting Caught Up On The Red Sonja Reboot Movie (and a brief note) — Pop Goes the Darke Raven

So hey you might have noticed, if you go looking for me over at DC Comics News, that I have probably been purged from there. Yeah. The endless off the clock hate from He Who Cannot Be Named… J… got too much. Sorry M, but that is as they say that. And no unfortunately I […]

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The Problem with Waiting for Inspiration — Screenwriting from Iowa

“That’s the part that keeps people back the most—it’s like, ‘Well I don’t have an idea, so I can’t start.’ No, it’s like you only get the idea once you start. It’s this totally reverse thing. You have to act first before inspiration will hit. You don’t wait for inspiration and then act or you’re […]

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