Keith Simanton's Best of Sundance 2012
IMDb's Managing Editor Keith Simanton shares his list of the best films he saw at this year's Sundance.
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LCD Soundsystem Takes Center Stage
LCD Soundsystem leader James Murphy has always come across like a fantastic man on record and in interviews, so imagine how crush-worthy he is in Shut Up and Play the Hits, in which he reflects on his music career to date as LCDSS’s final show approaches. Exuding the kind of cool that comes from humble self-consciousness, Murphy’s answers to writer Chuck Klosterman‘s guiding questions touch on his love of art and community as he illuminates some of the feelings behind his decision toto end LCD at a creative zenith. The footage from the Madison Square Garden show is emotional, and... Read more »
1. Nebraska It’s simplicity itself, but it’s also perfection. A vertical portrait in rich black and bright white, the poster complements Alexander Payne’s widescreen, greyscale road trip rather than trying to emulate it. Bruce Dern’s Woody Grant—whose grizzled outline, with its shock of white hair like a wheat field See more »