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Stone Reader (2002)

PG-13 | | Documentary, Drama | January 2002 (USA)

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Carl Brandt
Frank Conroy
Bruce Dobler
Robert C.S. Downs
Robert Ellis
Leslie Fiedler ...
Himself
Ed Gorman
Robert Gottlieb
John Kashiwabara
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(archive sound)
Mark Moskowitz
Dow Mossman
William Cotter Murray
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(archive sound)
John Seelye
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Rated PG-13 for brief strong language
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a movie for people who love books
23 April 2003 | by See all my reviews

I saw The Stone Reader at an advanced screening and thought it was wonderful. Finally, a movie made by someone who understands the magic of books. Moskowitz (sp?) talks a lot about the indication of a good book being that you feel like the author is just sitting there talking to you. It's so true, and what Moskowitz may not realize is that he accomplishes the same thing through his film. It drags in places and the camera work is a bit jumpy, but the content more than makes up for it. Thoroughly enjoyable, I'd recommend it to anyone who's ever loved a book.


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