The Descendants

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10 Movies About Death You Need To See Before You Die

It might just be another path, according to Gandalf, but it pays to be prepared.
By Audrey Fox
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Oscars 2012 Picks & Predictions: The Artist To Win Best Picture

If you've been following along with my Picks & Predictions articles this week it should come as no surprise who I am picking here...…
By Stephen Clifton
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Oscars 2012 Picks & Predictions: Best Director

Best pictures cannot become best pictures without the talents of a visionary behind the camera...…
By Stephen Clifton
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Oscars 2012 Picks & Predictions: Best Acting Category

While the best supporting categories seem a little more cut and dry this year, not so the races for best actor and actress...…
By Stephen Clifton
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The Descendants Review: Robustly-Constructed, Expertly-Acted Mood Piece

No, it’s not Sideways, but Alexander Payne's emotionally complex drama is hilarious and heartfelt in equal measure, boosted by a stellar turn from George Clooney.…
By Shaun Munro
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Golden Globes 2012 Winners: The Artist & The Descendants Lead Oscar Chase

Two front runners for the Oscars emerge from last night's Golden Globes Award ceremony but we can't right off The Help just yet...…
By Matt Holmes
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NYFF 2011 Review: Alexander Payne's THE DESCENDANTS

The pleasures to be found in The Descendants are decidedly small-scale, and the film will likely preside as a minor feature in Payne's filmography, which will hopefully pick up speed this decade.…
By Mark Zhuravsky
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Toronto 2011 Review: Alexander Payne's THE DESCENDANTS

It’s thoughtful, it’s honest and it’s surprisingly tender (avoiding some of the more slightly malicious tone that Payne used to embrace) when it asks us “What do we inherit and how do we pass it on?”…
By Quigs
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Trailer: Alexander Payne's THE DESCENDANTS Starring George Clooney

By Robert Beames
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Poster: Alexander Payne's THE DESCENDANTS Starring George Clooney

By Matt Holmes