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Review: Room

  ROOM was previously reviewed as part of our TIFF 2015 coverage. PLOT: A young woman ( Brie Larson ) and her five year-old-son (Jacob Tremblay) are released into the world after years in captivity. REVIEW: ROOM is quite the experience and often not a very pleasant one. With a story that's truly ripped from the headlines (there have been a number of tragic...
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Brie Larson plays a mother in total confinement in the trailer for Room

ROOM tells the story of Jack, a spirited 5 year-old who is looked after by his loving and devoted Ma ( Brie Larson ). Like any good mother, Ma dedicates herself to keeping Jack happy and safe, nurturing him with warmth and love and doing typical things like playing games and telling stories. Their life, however, is anything but typical — they are trapped — confined to a...
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Exclusive Interview: Maggie Gyllenhaal & Lenny Abrahamson talk Frank!

Lenny Abrahamson follows up his award-winning films Adam & Paul, Garage and What Richard Did with an offbeat comedy about a young wannabe musician, Jon ( Domhnall Gleeson ), who finds himself out of his depth when he joins an avant-garde pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank ( Michael Fassbender ), a musical genius who hides himself inside a large fake head, and his...
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Review: Frank

This review originally ran as part of our Sundance 2014 coverage. PLOT: A young, aspiring musician (Domhnall Gleeson) finds himself the keyboardist in an avant-garde punk-rock band of misfits led by a front-man named Frank ( Michael Fassbender ), who walks around wearing a giant head-mask, never taking it off. REVIEW: After the first images of Michael...
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Exclusive Interview: Michael Fassbender & Domhnall Gleeson talk Frank!

You haven't lived until you've stared FRANK right in the face. Frank, if you didn't know, is the star of the quirky British comedy of the same name; an eccentric frontman of a band of strange musicians, he never goes anywhere without his gigantic paper mache head. Odd, yes. Odder still when you consider the fact Frank is portrayed by Michael Fassbender , one of the...
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Check out Michael Fassbender's huge head in the full trailer for Frank

When you think of Michael Fassbender , you typically think of Magneto, David from PROMETHEUS, or the powerhouse turns he had in Steve McQueen 's SHAME and 12 YEARS A SLAVE. You think about an actor so damn impressive that there is no doubt he will someday win an Oscar. But, Michael Fassbender will also be known this year as the guy in that crazy movie about the musician in the big...
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See Michael Fassbender like you have never seen him before in the first clip from Frank

It has been a year since we last heard about Leonard Abrahamson 's (WHAT RICHARD DID) comedy FRANK starring Michael Fassbender , Domhnall Gleeson , Scoot McNairy , and Maggie Gyllenhaal . Based on the true story of Chris Sievey who performed as Frank Sidebottom, FRANK is premiering at the Sundance Film Festival this weekend and the first clip has made it's way online. Fassbender...
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Which actor is under this slightly creepy mask for Frank?

Who is under that man helmet? Any guesses? Steve Buscemi ? Matthew Lillard ? Brad Pitt ? Gary Busey ? Nope. None of these. In the first still from FRANK, we can clearly see Maggie Gyllenhaal and Domhnall Gleeson . But who is in the Moral Orel cosplay? That would be Michael Fassbender . The film centers on, "a young wannabe musician, Jon (Gleeson), who discovers he's...
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