• October 10, 2011
    By Peter Keough

    I start to worry about my judgment when I see that the things I like about some films rouse people to litigation and rioting.

    For example, in Michigan a woman is taking the makers of "Drive" to court because she claims they misrepresented the film in the trailers, and instead of the mindless "Fast and Furious"- like car crashes and noisy action sequences that she was expecting, she instead saw a brilliant transformation of a genre film into a masterpiece of mood, narrative, and subtle characterization that explores the nature of violence, love, loyalty, and, well, driving.

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  • March 31, 2011
    By Peter Keough

    It's the elephant in the room when you're talking to Duncan Jones: this guy is Zowie Bowie -- Ziggy Stardust's son! It's uncool to bring it up, but how can you not at least mention it?

    Very easily, as it turns out, because the affable, self-proclaimed geek has accomplished enough on his own to make his pedigree a mere footnote.

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