TAGGED / Wes Anderson

Thursday, February 20th


Weekend What’s What: 2/20-2/23
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What’s a little snow? By this point of winter, we’ve seen–and trekked through–it all. As if we’d let a little thing like a blizzard slow us down! And with all the goins-on this weekend, we’d be silly to shutter ourselves in.




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Thursday, November 1st


The Niles Files: The Man Who Fell to Earth
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Upon the 30th anniversary of “E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial,” Niles looks back on Steven Spielberg’s warm suburban love story between a lost alien and a lonely middle child – and wonders if this film, of all films, is the central one in his life.




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Thursday, August 2nd


The Niles Notes: Reassessing the Echo Chamber
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Niles reacts against the Internet’s echo chamber of so-called “once-great” directors, and defends Oliver Stone and his most recent film, “Savages.”




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Wednesday, June 13th


The Niles Notes: Summer’s Beginning and End in “Moonrise Kingdom”
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Niles Schwartz waxes poetic on summertime and Wes Anderson’s “Moonrise Kingdom,” as definitive a summer movie as it gets.




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