#Marvel

On Edgar Wright And ‘Ant Man': When A Studio Wants Your Name, Not Your Vision

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Edgar Wright's recent departure from Marvel's 'Ant-Man' is only the most recent example of a studio hiring a director for their name, but not their vision.

OSCARS

‘Captain Phillips’ And The Problem With ‘Based On A True Story’

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Oscars week feature: When a movie purports to depict real events, doesn't it owe us some insight into those events?

WOLF OF WALL STREET

The Wolf of Wall Street Debate Misses the Damned Point and Here’s Why

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As the debate over whether Wolf of Wall Street is an endorsement of Jordan Belfort rages on, it's important to understand that that's a stupid question.

MARK DUPLASS

Dear Hollywood: War Veterans Aren’t Here to Kill You. (Guest Column)

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You might not remember it, and I only barely did, but a while back, the trailer hit for an indie-ish sci-fi film called <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kpNQRPqnDU0" target="_blank">Black Rock</a>, directed by Katie Aselton of The League and co-written by Mark Duplass.

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The Problem of Scenery over Choreography

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All Scaled Out: Why Most of This Summer's Action Films Have Kind of Sucked I'm writing this because I think our complaints about <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/reviews" target="_blank">recent action movies</a> are all wrong.




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