Topic: tribeca film festival

Zoe Kazan Pulls Off The Identical-But-Very-Different Twin Sister Thing Perfectly In The Pretty One

Zoe Kazan Pulls Off The Identical-But-Very-Different Twin Sister Thing Perfectly In The Pretty One

If you’re looking for a grown-up version of The Parent Trap that drops the divorce plot and throws in death, then look no further than The Pretty One. The coming-of-age rom-com stars Zoe Kazan and Jake Johnson in a film that a quick post-movie Twitter search shows me is already being called one of the best films to come out the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival. More »

Francophrenia Is A Bizarre, Hilarious Send-Up Of James Franco’s Persona

Francophrenia Is A Bizarre, Hilarious Send-Up Of James Franco's Persona

You can say what you want about James Franco and his artsy, fartsy, infuriatingly handsome, too-many-classes-taking persona, but you can’t say the guy doesn’t have a sense of humor about himself. Francophrenia (Or: Don’t Kill Me, I Know Where The Baby Is) might be artsy fartsy in form and content, but its winking eye is most often focused on its star and co-director, and for that, I love it. More »