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Why It Works: Dazed and Confused

Why It Works is an ongoing column which breaks down some of the most acclaimed films in history and explores what makes them so iconic, groundbreaking, and memorable. ****SPOILERS AHEAD**** More than twenty years after DAZED AND CONFUSED , Richard Linklater is bringing us EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!! this weekend, the spiritual sequel to the filmmaker's studio debut....
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Top 10 Actors You Didn't Know Were in Big Movies

Not every big-name star kicked off their career with a splash and into instant fame. Just about everyone started somewhere and that's always an interesting place to find them. Here, we count down 10 notable big-name actors/actresses who starred in big-name films, but BEFORE they were big-names themselves. You get all that? From Joe Ma nganiello in SPIDER-MAN to Julianne Moore in...
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Cool Videos: Matthew McConaughey's alright audition for Dazed and Confused

Last night , we saw Richard Linklater win Best Director and Best Picture for his movie BOYHOOD along with Patricia Arquette picking up a trophy for her role in the film. This also gave an opportunity to see several of Linklater's prior collaborators applaud the director they have come to know and admire. Jack Black (SCHOOL OF ROCK, BERNIE) was there as was DAZED AND CONFUSED...
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Richard Linklater's next is a type of sequel to Dazed & Confused and Boyhood

With Richard Linklater 's BOYHOOD raking in five Golden Globe nominations , including Best Motion Picture and Best Screenplay, I'd say that expectations for his next film grew exponentially. The man knows how to deliver sequels that really expand on a story, rather than repeat it (BEFORE SUNSET, BEFORE MIDNIGHT). However, once he dubbed his latest a spiritual successor to...
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Richard Linklater's spiritual sequel to Dazed and Confused is now filming

While there has been little confirmation in the way of who's acting in Richard Linklater 's "sort of" follow-up to Dazed and Confused, what we do know is that they'll be mostly unknowns. The film, carrying the moniker THAT'S WHAT I'M TALKING ABOUT, is currently shooting around Texas in the likes of Austin, San Antonio, San Marcos, Taylor, Elgin and...
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Linklater exits Mr. Limpet; spiritual sequel to dazed and confused up next

Judging from the comments when I last talked about THE INCREDIBLE MR. LIMPET , people didn't seem too happy to have a remake of the 1964 film in the works. Even with talent like Richard Linklater at the helm and a cast that included Josh Gad , Jon Hamm , Kevin Hart , Danny McBride , Sarah Silverman , Key & Peele and Zach Galifianakis . The remake was set to be a...
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Face-Off: Matt Damon vs. Ben Affleck

Last week, Malcolm X proved more popular than Dirk Diggler , as you chose Denzel Washington over Mark Wahlberg. With Matt Damon’s sci-fi actioner ELYSIUM due out in theaters this Friday and Ben Affleck’s oh-so-quiet TO THE WONDER now out on DVD and Blu-ray, this week’s FACE-OFF pits the men against each other to see which of the Beantown BFFs you prefer.
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Richard Linklater might shoot his spiritual sequel to Dazed and Confused this fall

Quick question: have you ever heard anyone say they didn't like DAZED AND CONFUSED? While writing this article I tried to remember if I've ever read a comment on any movie site that had someone posting negatively about the film (and not just some troll saying they hate the movie because they want to start shit) and to be honest I can't think of one. There are plenty of coming of age...
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