Film

Wes Anderson’s ‘Hotel Chevalier’ On ITunes

Hotel Chevalier, Wes Anderson’s micro-online-prologue to The Darjeeling Limited is now up and free on Itunes. The short film takes place two weeks before the movie’s story and features a graphic sex scene between Natalie Portman (Yes!) and Jason Schwartzman (Check please…). The nude scene is apparently a first for Ms. Portman although she gets

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A Fistful of Quarters

I haven’t seen much Providence press about one of the most engaging documentaries of the year: The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters, which covers the heated rivalry between contenders for the world record score for Donkey Kong. It was the big hit at SlamDance this year, and is now in wider release —

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Latin Films Rule

The Providence Latin American Film Festival fills the chasm between the Rhode Island International Film festival and its horror-driven little sister. Last September I caught the expert Brazilian feature “Arena” and this year I’m at least going to check the dark Argentine comedy “Cara De Queso” – which for some reason translates from cheese face

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“Lost in Woonsocket”

28 September 2007, 7:30pm Blackstone Valley Visitor Center Theatre Come and watch the acclaimed documentary film, “Lost in Woonsocket,” an inspirational story illustrating the realities of homelessness, alcoholism and addiction involving two Rhode Islanders. All proceeds of the screening will go to St. Paul’s Emergency Overnight Shelter in Pawtucket. Advanced tickets are available and are

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