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CBGB

Published in C
Thursday, 10 October 2013 23:03
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Additional Info

  • Rating

    R (USA): Language throughout, some sexual content, drug use and a scene of violence.

  • The pitch

    OMFG

  • Starring

    Alan Rickman, Ashley Greene, Malin Akerman, Mickey Sumner, Johnny Galecki, Richard de Klerk, Rupert Grant, Bradley Whitford, Josh Zuckerman, Donal Logue, Peter Vack, Estelle Harris, Danielle Shaw, Holly Hubbell, B Todd Johnston, Freddy Rodríguez, Tom Nowicki, Max Reinhardsen, Caleb McCotter, Ryan Hurst, Stana Katic, Kyle Gallner, Luke Dressler, Evan Alex Cole, Jared Carter, Dominic Bogart, Taylor Hawkins, Joel David Moore, Steven Schub, Julian Acosta, Parker Gant

  • Directed by

    Randall Miller

  • Running time

    102 minutes

  • Rated

    CTC (Australia), NR (UK), R (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    People are stabbed repeatedly, beaten, hit with objects, electrocuted, accidentally hurt, near-strangled. Vehicle collision, drink-driving. A child falls out of a cot. Objects thrown, objects smashed, broken glass. Animals are squished. Screaming, arguing, yelling, aggressive behaviour, flooding. Man stabbed, murder, suicide, self-harm mentioned. Hitler, Auschwitz, Nazis mentioned. Swastikas seen. Blood/gore: Corpse. Blood on clothing, pooling blood, blood splatter. Injection (syringe seen).

  • SEX/NUDITY

    Oral sex, kissing, groping. Ogling, propositioning, flirting. Sexual-themed discussion and gesturing. Topless woman, shirtless men, naked man-bums, man in underwear. Skimpy clothing. Topless waitressing mentioned.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    People snort cocaine, inject drugs (needle seen). Junkie, sniffing glue mentioned. Alcohol (beer, wine, spirits, shots), bar/club settings. Smoking.

  • LANGUAGE

    F-words, s-words, a-words. Slang for genitals. Religious exclamations and references. Biker, regional, musician, junkie, manager, gender stereotypes.

  • THEMES

    Music, punk, Hilly Kristal, Hilly's On The Bowery, Television, Talking Heads, The Ramones, Blondie, Iggy Pop, Patti Smith, Punk magazine, homelessness, magazines, finances, bankruptcy, journalism, farming, business philosophy, rent collection, on-stage antics, record producing, father-daughter relationships.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Job loss. Divorce, bankruptcy mentioned. Courtroom setting. Chickens, cows, dog, pigeons, budgerigars, cockroaches, rats. Vomiting, urination, frequent dog poo, scratching flea bites. Coughing/ashing in food. Mid-credits scene and period photographs.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    The music. Mickey Sumner (as Patti Smith) and Taylor Hawkins (Iggy Pop) give good lookalike performances. Touching mid-credits scene.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Banal, antithetical, inauthentic, artificial, discordant, repetitive, crass, jokey, messy, perfunctory, bland, turgid, campy, miscast, unenlightening, overworked. Weird casting, lax narrative, badly made, caricatured characters, low energy, distracting comic-style animation, terrible accents, lookalikes lip-synch to album tracks (poor sound design), thin dialogue, factual inaccuracies, reveals little about Kristal as a person, product placement.

Frances Ha

Published in F
Thursday, 01 August 2013 00:23
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Additional Info

  • Rating

    MA15+: Strong coarse language.

  • The pitch

    Frances who?

  • Starring

    Greta Gerwig, Mickey Sumner, Michael Esper, Adam Driver, Michael Zegen, Charlotte d'Amboise, Grace Gummer, Patrick Heusinger

  • Directed by

    Noah Baumbach

  • Running time

    86 minutes

  • Rated

    MA15+ (Australia), 15 (UK), R (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    Playfighting (kicking, punching, hair-pulling, pretend choking). Arguing, squealing. Nazis mentioned. Blood/gore: Bloody elbow.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    Sex acts discussed. Sexual banter and innuendo. Porn, ejaculation, infidelity mentioned. Kissing. Shirtless man, man in underwear. Skimpy clothing/dancewear. Cleavage.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    Alcohol (beer, wine, spirits, aperitifs). Alcoholism mentioned, inebriation. Smoking. A woman consumes unknown pills (possibly sleeping pills). Sounding stoned mentioned.

  • LANGUAGE

    C-word, f-words, s-words, b*tch, b*stard. Name-calling. Slang for genitalia. Religious references and exclamations. Jokes about sex, height, weight.

  • THEMES

    Friendship, relationships, dancing, choreography, success, failure, ambition, spontaneity, living away from home, living abroad, blogging, travel, girlfriends, best friends, misfits, NYC-living, flatmates, mess, homesickness, jetlag, maturity.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Deceased grandfather, ill grandfather, pregnancy, miscarriage, funeral mentioned. Relationship break-up, engagement, estranged friends. Dogs, planes. Dental procedure (cleaning, numbing teeth). Urination, zit-squeezing, vomiting. Cat allergy mentioned, bacon eaten.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Moody, playful, carefree, exhilarating, low budget, black-and-white, offbeat, smart, rich, humorous, quirky, engaging, glorious, deadpan. Stellar performances, amusing dialogue, catchy soundtrack, downtown vibe, breathtaking cinematography, swiftly paced, a masterpiece.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Falters in parts. Mildly funny, precious, unoriginal, uninventive.