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American Animals Blake Jenner at sxsw 2018

[#SXSW 2018] American Animals: Blake Jenner Red Carpet Interview

There are a lot of things that draw an actor to a particular project. Sometimes it can be the cast, the director, the script — but for actor Blake Jenner in American Animals, it was a sharp tone change that happens halfway through the movie. Jenner talked about the change (while being mindful of spoilers) […]

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[#SXSW 2018] American Animals: Barry Keoghan Red Carpet Interview

There are quite a few things that make American Animals a fun little movie to watch but one of them is the sharp right turn it makes about halfway through the movie. Barry Keoghan, making a much bigger name for himself this year for his supporting roles in The Killing of Sacred Deer and Dunkirk, […]

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[#SXSW 2018] American Animals: Bart Layton Red Carpet Interview

When American Animals starts up, you're hit with a title screen that shows the line "This is not a true story." The the "not" is scratched out, and we realize the things we're about to witness actually did happen. However, this isn't a documentary — not really, anyway. We have actors playing the parts, but […]

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[Sundance 2018] American Animals Review: A Heist Movie with a Harsh Dose of Reality

American Animals starts off like a fun heist movie — until reality comes crashing down in a tonal shift that has no right to work as well as it does. Director: Bart Layton Summary: Lexington, Kentucky, 2004: Spencer and Warren dream of remarkable lives beyond their middle-class suburban existence. They head off to colleges in the […]