Sherilyn Connelly

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  • While Xavier Dolan's recent Mommy divided otherwise reasonable people into two camps -- those who considered it a masterpiece versus those who viewed it as cinematic waterboarding -- his new Tom at the Farm (which was actually shot...

  • In Nadav Lapid's grim formalistic experiment The Kindergarten Teacher, Nira (Sarit Larry), the teacher in question, has a pleasant but humdrum life in Israel and aspirations to be a poet. She becomes intrigued by one of her students,...

  • One of the mild disappointments of the otherwise enjoyable German kids flick Maya the Bee Movie was that original cast member Nina Hagen was not retained for the English-language dub. Boris Aljinovic and Harald Siepermann's equally...

  • 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...

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