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  • William Friedkin: Technology is creating more opportunities than ever

    William Friedkin: Technology is creating more opportunities than ever
    William Friedkin has been directing films for roughly 45 years. You wouldn't know it to look at him. You'd likelier guess that he was born around the time his first feature — the 1967 Sonny and Cher vehicle “Good Times” — was made. Maybe it's just his enthusiasm and energy.
  • Matthew McConaughey's NC-17 'Killer Joe' posts so-so opening

    Matthew McConaughey's NC-17 'Killer Joe' posts so-so opening
    Did a prohibitive NC-17 rating stop moviegoers from seeing "Killer Joe" at theaters this weekend? Maybe. The film, which stars Matthew McConaughey as a Dallas detective who also kills people for money, debuted in limited release this weekend and...

    'Killer Joe': Down-and-dirty drama revels in its own sleaze ★★ 1/2

    'Killer Joe': Down-and-dirty drama revels in its own sleaze ★★ 1/2
    There's a reason Matthew McConaughey's character wears a black Stetson in "Killer Joe," a self-knowingly sleazy crime drama that's simultaneously repellent and enjoyable. His is no white-hat role, and both he and the movie are the better for it....

    'Killer Joe' review: Rotten people doing rotten things

    'Killer Joe' review: Rotten people doing rotten things
    ** (out of four) If “Killer Joe” is about anything—and it barely is—it’s about how a bunch of amoral fools ignore the wishes of the only pure person among them. The NC-17-rated movie’s own crime is being more...

    Reel Critics: 'Recall' blends previous sci-fi flicks

    Reel Critics: 'Recall' blends previous sci-fi flicks
    Director Len Weisman honed his craft on loud action films like "Live Free and Die Hard" and the "Underworld" franchise. His remake of "Total Recall" boils down to a two-hour futuristic chase movie with grandiose psychedelic overtones. The complex...