Leonardo DiCaprio’s ‘The Revenant’ is primal, prize-worthy

How does director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu follow up his Academy Award-winning “Birdman”? By merging the most ethereal cinematography with an unrelentingly brutal story about redemption and revenge. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio in one of his fiercest performances yet, the film has already gained some year-end awards traction during the ever present
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Stop-motion ‘Anomalisa’ masterfully displays humanity

Aggressively artificial, yet achingly human, Charlie Kaufman and Duke Johnson’s “Anomalisa” is a masterpiece in design, story and execution. Starting as a sound play in 2005 in which there were only a Charlie Kaufman script, three actors and accompanying music by legendary composer Carter Burwell, “Anomalisa” has now been adapted
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