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Tuesday Aug 26 | The Daily Campus

Best Concept Films

Two of the most acclaimed films in release this year are also two of the most unusual.

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Related Topix: Waking Life, Drama Movies, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Richard Linklater, Movies, Entertainment, Tom Hardy, Theater

Sat Aug 23, 2014

NewsOK.com

'Boyhood' proves low and slow isn't just for barbecue

When Richard Linklater wasn't watching movies or waxing existential during his own boyhood in the Texas Hill Country, he clearly ate a lot of good barbecue.

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Related Topix: Boyhood, Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Dazed and Confused, Waking Life, Animation Movies, Richard Linklater

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Advocate

a Boyhooda a cinematic feat not likely to be repeated soon

Writer-director Richard Linklater filmed his coming-of-age drama "Boyhood" over a period of 12 years.

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Related Topix: Boyhood, Waking Life, Drama Movies, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Dazed and Confused, Richard Linklater, Celebrities, Ethan Hawke, Entertainment

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Chicago Reader

How the influence of existentialist philosophy plays out in Richard Linklater's filmmaking

In a post last week I considered the possible influence of Rainer Werner Fassbinder's Katzelmacher on a key sequence of Richard Linklater's Boyhood .

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Related Topix: Waking Life, Drama Movies, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Richard Linklater, Chicago, IL

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

'Boyhood': Unremarkably remarkable story

Twelve years in the making, filming a few scenes each year to capture kids as they progress through life, Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" is an amazing achievement in telling an unremarkably remarkable life story.

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Related Topix: Boyhood, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Dazed and Confused, Richard Linklater, Texas, Entertainment

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

Linklater captures life's essence - Fri, 08 Aug 2014 PST

Twelve years in the making, filming a few scenes each year to capture kids as they progress through life, Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" is an amazing achievement in telling an unremarkably remarkable life story.

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Related Topix: Boyhood, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Dazed and Confused, Richard Linklater, Texas

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Best of New Orleans

Review: Boyhood

Austin, Texas-based filmmaker Richard Linklater has an abiding interest in the passage of time.

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Related Topix: Boyhood, Before Midnight, Austin, TX, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Richard Linklater

Examiner.com

Eight must-see Richard Linklater films: 'Slacker'

"Slacker" 4/5 stars - An unemployed and onerous 40-something man yells, "I'll get a job when I hear the true call."

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Richard Linklater

Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Austin Chronicle

Jump on 'The Band Wagon'

Who is George Morris and why should his opinions matter to you? Long story short: George was a film writer who wrote for the Chronicle , as well as many other publications, in addition to teaching at Austin Community College.

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Related Topix: Family, Comedy Movies, The Band Wagon, Musical Movies, Arts, Cinema, Drama Movies, Richard Linklater, Texas

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Nashville Scene

A talk with Richard Linklater, whose 12-year project Boyhood is the movie of the moment

Even in a career that's approaching canonical status - from Dazed and Confused to the Before trilogy - Richard Linklater's Boyhood has achieved a rare level of critical and audience consensus.

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Related Topix: Boyhood, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Dazed and Confused, Richard Linklater, Celebrities, Ethan Hawke, Patricia Arquette

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Detroit News

Richard Linklater finds bits of 'Boyhood' in past films

Over his varied two-decade career, Richard Linklater has made indie dramas, studio comedies, animated films, romances, and even dabbled in westerns and sci-fi.

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Related Topix: Before Midnight, Boyhood, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Waking Life, Animation Movies, Dazed and Confused, Richard Linklater

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