Reviews

Arrested Growth

“What a joke” and “I want to die” are appropriate refrains for How to Make Friends and Then Kill Them, a potent blast of tragicomedy now playing at the Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre. On a stage wreathed with asbestos and alcohol, Ada (Katya Campbell) and Sam (Keira Keeley) live a life of fantasy and delusion, their […]

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A Space Alien with Claws and Teeth and a Dripping Mandible

With the possible exception of David Lynch, Joel and Ethan Coen are the greatest working American filmmakers.  They breathe and sweat cinema.  As a result, their movies bestow upon their audiences a clear and contagious love of the medium, and nobody since Stanley Kubrick has been so successful in combining high and lowbrow.  Which makes […]

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