Nordling And John Ary Wrap Up Fantastic Fest 2012! "Better Than Christmas!"
I'm so sorry I had to duck out before the post-Fantastic Fest party festivities. Just know that for all those I've talked to this week - fans of the site, friends, fellow critics - this has been one of the most rewarding weeks of my career here at Ain't It Cool. I'm so happy that I shared this week with so many wonderful people.
Fantastic Fest truly is an "astonishing festival," to quote Lana Wachowski, and I have to say that meeting the Wachowskis last night was one of those perfect moments that only happens here. I think CLOUD ATLAS is an important cinematic work, and I can't wait to see it again. But that wasn't the only great film I saw - here's John Ary and I to talk about the amazing movies we saw this week.
Counting down the days until next year already, and I still have more coverage and reviews to write about. If you're sick of Fantastic Fest coverage at this point - tough. Strap in.
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Sept. 28, 2012, 12:14 a.m. CST
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Sept. 28, 2012, 1:25 a.m. CST
by Tank Williams
Any idea when, and where I can see that Shining doc? I have to see that.
Sept. 28, 2012, 1:26 a.m. CST
by Tank Williams
Sept. 28, 2012, 10:07 a.m. CST
The guy just doesn't have the face or voice to really be entertaining on camera, even if he has pretty decent taste.
Sept. 28, 2012, 10:13 a.m. CST
Did I miss an AICN review? Danger 5 is the ultimate awesome.
Sept. 28, 2012, 1:07 p.m. CST
by Bill C.
Does this mean one of you will be scribbling down something longer later on, or was it the festival equivalent of a speedbump between 'Cloud Atlas' and 'Looper'?
Sept. 28, 2012, 1:42 p.m. CST
by Bill C.
See, you should have done that first. :)
Sept. 28, 2012, 2:51 p.m. CST
by John Ary
I unfortunately missed Danger 5 and am now regretting it.
Sept. 29, 2012, 12:37 a.m. CST
Nordling tosses around the word masterpiece like a dickhead. Can't wait to read his review of the MASTERPIECE Alex Cross. I bet Matthew Fox was revolutionary and Tyler Perry's performance is transcendent! Cock.
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