Sherilyn Connelly

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  • As Disconnec, Men, Women & Children and other fictional films by 30-something white men try desperately to warn us, the internet keeps us from truly connecting with one another. Except for when it does connect us, as in the...

  • Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin's What We Did on Our Holiday is a very British comedy about a family that's nuclear in more ways than one. Bickering, soon-to-be-divorced couple Doug (David Tennant) and Abi (Rosamund Pike) gather up their...

  • Torch-wielding villagers had appeared in film before 1931, but the mob in James Whale's Frankenstein is the one that became the template. The throngs that gather in Closer to God have cast aside pitchforks in favor of bullhorns and...

  • Mel Rodriguez III's debut picture, In Stereo follows struggling New Yorkers Brenda (Beau Garrett) and David (Micah Hauptman), whose personal and professional lives take a serious downturn after they break up.
    Though the film splits its...

  • Ami Canaan Mann's Jackie & Ryan is a sort of low-rent Nicholas Sparks romance that, for want of a better way to put it, never generates any sparks of its own. Jackie (Katherine Heigl) is a country singer who's moved back to her family home...

  • An old man working alone in a dusty shop is always a sign of emotional malaise and a tortured relationship with the past, be it Rod Steiger in The Pawnbroker or Al Pacino in David Gordon Green's Manglehorn. A.J. Manglehorn (Pacino)...

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