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  1. Petea s DragonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | NewsReview.com

    ... little in Lowery's previous work (he edited Upstream Color , produced Listen Up Philip and directed Ain't Them Bodies Saints ) to suggest he could summon the Disney magic, but Pete's Dragon is his proof.

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  2. David Lowery -- filmmaker who re-imagined 'Pete's Dragon'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... to bust out a Rubik's Cube. Lowery first drew wide attention with his award-winning indie film "Ain't Them Bodies Saints," which made a splash at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival. "For me," he says, "it's a little bit easier to accept magic when it ...

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  3. Musician contributes to Disney soundtrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Pete's Dragon with the film's director, David Lowery. Tinker wrote several songs heard in Lowery's Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013), and made a guest vocal appearance on the soundtrack on a song written by Fort Worth's Curtis Heath. Tinker runs a ...

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  4. East Dallas filmmaker takes director's chair for remakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    David Lowery is a different kind of dude. He's making the jump from small independent films like Ain't Them Bodies Saints to a re-imagining of Pete's Dragon for Disney.

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  5. Mathis editor takes a short chat with - Dragon' director and filmmaker LoweryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Countywide

    In early January 2014 while editor of the entertainment magazine STXscene, I had the chance to speak to film director and Dallas native David Lowery. He's the director of Disney's "Pete's Dragon" remake, which hit theaters Aug. 12. We had spoken in 2014 just before his visit to Corpus Christi where he was screening his indie hit and first feature film, "Ain't Them Bodies Saints" starring Academy Award nominees Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara.

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  6. Disney: The three things you must never show are revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | NME

    The director of new Disney film Pete's Dragon has revealed the three types of action that must never be shown in a Disney movie. David Lowery, who also directed Ain't Them Bodies Saints , revealed that smoking, impalement and beheadings are specifically banned from appearing in Disney's cartoons and live-action films.

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  7. Pete's DragonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | NewsReview.com

    ... more, he's prone to the pratfalls of a goofy, oversized cartoon dog. Writer-director David Lowery ( Ain't Them Bodies Saints ) gets touching, shrewdly understated performances out of all of his performers, live and otherwise. Some of the best ...

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  8. Petea s DragonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | NewsReview.com

    ... little in Lowery's previous work (he edited Upstream Color , produced Listen Up Philip and directed Ain't Them Bodies Saints ) to suggest he could summon the Disney magic, but Pete's Dragon is his proof. D.B.

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  9. Live-action Disney reboot of 'Pete's Dragon' is daydream fuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Arkansas Times

    DRAGON DEPARTURE: Director David Lowery ("St. Nick," "Ain't Them Bodies Saints") imbued the Disney remake's chimeric hero, Elliott, with the kinder, gentler parts of dragons past. The film "Pete's Dragon" starts with the premise that a young boy ...

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  10. "Pete's Dragon" a remake that truly stands on its ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... an indie filmmaker was chosen to helm a big studio summer adventure, with the reins going to "Ain't Them Bodies Saints" director David Lowery. But unlike Colin Trevorrow's almost satirically cheesy dinosaur throw-away, Lowery's film has a light, ...

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  11. Disney's 'Pete's Dragon' Reboot Pits Mickey Against MagicRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The New York Observer

    ... chase of Pete through the mill town shows off the cinematic imagination of director David Lowery ( Ain't Them Bodies Saints ) . Lowery also coaxes fine performances from his young actors, Oakes Fegley as Pete and Oona Laurence as Natalie, the girl ...

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  12. How Pete's Dragon Speaks For Misunderstood Dogs EverywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Film School Rejects

    ... I was a wreck after watching Pete's Dragon over the weekend. I wept, because David Lowery's ( Ain't Them Bodies Saints ) old-fashioned family-oriented tearjerker stole my heart in an instant. I wept because his film made me think of Spielberg's E.T. ...

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  13. Indie directors find mixed success with blockbustersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | USA Today

    ... stars Robert Redford and Bryce Dallas Howard - Lowery's biggest film was the understated 2013 drama Ain't Them Bodies Saints , budgeted at a mere $4 million. With Pete , "I wanted to do something small and intimate, and not predicated on spectacle," ...

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  14. Disney Re-Makes Family Classic 'Pete's Dragon', But It's Not A MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | ContactMusic.com

    ... that gravitas.' The film has been directed by David Lowery, who did the award-winning 2013 romance 'Ain't Them Bodies Saints' starring Rooney Mara and Casey Affleck. He was also on hand in the screenwriting process with first-time feature-length ...

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  15. Director David Lowery breathes life into 'Pete's Dragon'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Stars and Stripes

    ... to bust out a Rubik's Cube. Lowery used a similar timeless aesthetic in his award-winning indie "Ain't Them Bodies Saints," which made a splash at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival. Setting a film's action in the hazy ether of a distant past has a ...

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  16. Indie Focus: The silly and the serious with 'Sausage Party,' 'Hell or High Water' and 'Little Men'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | Los Angeles Times

    This week is another with more movies worth checking out than I really have room for here. The new film "Pete's Dragon" was made by director David Lowery, a favorite around these parts for his poetic, emotional "Ain't Them Bodies Saints."

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  17. Review: Pete's DragonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... after this film. While this may be more accessible and less elegiac than his remote romance Ain't Them Bodies Saints , he does continue to show strength at maintaining a simmering emotional undercurrent as he did with Saints . Unlike some of his ...

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  18. Review: 'Pete's' reboot is a treatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... (*** out of four; rated PG; in theaters nationwide Friday). Co-writer/director David Lowery (Ain't Them Bodies Saints) embraces a throwback nature by setting the simple and sweet tale in the '70s-era Pacific Northwest but utilizes the most modern ...

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  19. 'Pete's Dragon' a sweet summer surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... David Lowery, a veteran of the independent film world and the director of the lyrical crime drama "Ain't Them Bodies Saints," inherits a far bigger film. But his "Pete's Dragon" still maintains the homespun feel of an American fable. ...

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  20. Magical fluffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | NewsReview.com

    ... owery's interesting young career (he edited Upstream Color , produced Listen Up Philip and directed Ain't Them Bodies Saints ) to suggest that he could summon that old Disney magic, but Pete's Dragon is his proof.

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