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  • David Gold, the hero of writer-director-star Pat Mills's deranged, often very funny Guidance, is a delusional, emotionally underdeveloped narcissist -- just the type, the film posits, to relate to a school full of teenagers.

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  • 15 days ago | Film and TV

    David Gold, the hero of writer-director-star Pat Mills's deranged, often very funny Guidance, is a delusional, emotionally underdeveloped narcissist — just the type, the film posits, to relate to a school full of teenagers. Like Richard Linklater'...

  • New York onscreen is often a fantasy of hustlers, hardened cops, and the spoiled urban yuppies of the Baumbach and Dunham universes. In that sense, writer-director Keith Miller's modest drama Five Star is the kind of depiction the city...

  • 1 month ago | Film and TV

    New York onscreen is often a fantasy of hustlers, hardened cops, and the spoiled urban yuppies of the Baumbach and Dunham universes. In that sense, writer-director Keith Miller's modest drama Five Star is the kind of depiction the city sorely need...

  • 1 month ago | Film and TV

    It's all too easy to put a twentysomething protagonist through the motions of a quarter-life crisis and insist you've had an idea, which is what writer-director Bryan Reisberg does with Big Significant Things. Here, a young man who's preparing to ...

  • As fiction goes, Carlos Marques-Marcet's 10,000 km, a somberly paced relationship drama with a grim message about the brutality of distance, is a tough sell. It's ultra-serious, confined almost entirely indoors, and, with its Facebook...

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