Friday, October 24, 2014
YOLO COUNTY NEWS
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‘Not Fade Away': Only if we’re unlucky

“Not Fade Away” Two stars Starring: John Magaro, James Gandolfini, Bella Heathcote, Jack Huston, Will Brill, Molly Price, Christopher McDonald Rating: R, for pervasive profanity, considerable drug use, sexual candor and fleeting nudity Disinterested cast can’t breathe any life into this ode to early rock ’n’ roll By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic Viewers born […]

‘Hitchcock': Not an entirely good eve-ning

“Hitchcock” 3 1/2 stars Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren, Scarlett Johansson, Danny Huston, Toni Collette, Michael Stuhlbarg, Jessica Biel, James D’Arcy, Michael Wincott Rating: PG-13, for violent images, sexual content and dramatic intensity Superb period detail and a strong cast are undercut by odd narrative choices 2012 has been a banner year for Alfred Hitchcock. The […]

‘Anna Karenina': A tale oddly told

‘Anna Karenina’ Three stars Starring: Keira Knightley, Jude Law, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Matthew Macfadyen, Kelly Macdonald, Domhnall Gleeson, Alicia Vikander, Olivia Williams Rating: R, and rather harshly, for mild sexuality and dramatic intensity Tolstoy’s venerable saga can’t stand up to a wealth of directorial flourishes By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic Artistic vision is captivating — […]