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  1. Woody Harrelson's One-Night, One-Take, Live Directorial Gamble...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Deadline

    ... I was ever going to do this, I would have to carve out the time. So I got a hold of my buddy, Ken Kao , who produced Rampart , and once I had a decent draft, I sent it to him. He liked it, and he co-produced it with me. Since I first had the idea, ...

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  2. 'The Dinner' - A ReviewRead the original story

    May 22, 2017 | World News Report

    ... has been filmed twice in Europe, the oppressive fourth film from writer-director Oren Moverman (The Messenger," "Rampart") provides a tedious and bilious starring vehicle for a game Steve Coogan, cast as a sour and mentally fragile public school ...

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  3. The New Movies of May 2017, In Order of AnticipationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Film School Rejects

    ... the likes of Richard Gere, Laura Linney, Steve Coogan, and Rebecca Hall. Writer/director Oren Moverman also made Rampart , The Messenger , and (wrote) Love & Mercy . Cons: Advance word has been mixed at best citing a lack of dramatic engagement. ...

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  4. FilmlandFamily MessesThe Dinner and Guardians of the GalaxyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... is the case with this little emotional land mine, adapted from Herman Koch's novel and directed by Oren Moverman ( Rampart 2011, The Messenger 2009). With oblique camera moves, a constantly shifting soundtrack and jumps in the chronology, The Dinner ...

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  5. Punk Rock Cabaret Performer Billy Hough to Star in AMADEUS at Provincetown TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... caught the attention of acclaimed director Oren Moverman, who cast Billy as himself in the 2012 independent feature "Rampart". Three of Hough's musical performances were used in the film and appear on the film's soundtrack (Lakeshore Records, 2012), ...

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  6. Review: the Dinner (2017) 'the c...Read the original story

    May 8, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... the screenplay, took over as the director. His previous work includes a couple of excellent Woody Harrelson dramas ( Rampart and The Messenger with a knockout performance by Ben Foster) and 2015's "Time Out of Mind" with Richard Gere as a homeless ...

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  7. Oren Moverman Undercooks 'The Dinner' but Star Steve Coogan is Extra CrispyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | The New York Observer

    ... driven. As a great lover of Writer-director Moverman's work - particularly the Woody Harrelson L.A. cop noir Rampart (2011) and The Messenger (2009) pairing Harrelson with Ben Foster - I confess to being disappointed here. The script is undercooked. ...

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  8. Movie review: Dark drama reaches the boiling point in 'The Dinner'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Genesee Country Express

    ... so far in advance of any Oscar thoughts. Provocative filmmaker Oren Moverman (“The Messenger,” “Rampart”) directed and adapted Dutch novelist Herman Koch's bestselling 2009 cautionary tale “The Dinner.” ...

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  9. 'The Dinner,' Overcooked And UnderseasonedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | WGBH

    ... heel for Moverman, a filmmaker who's made extraordinary showcases for actors, Woody Harrelson in The Messenger and Rampart and Richard Gere in Time Out of Mind , but occasionally has trouble staying out of his own way. The Dinner amplifies his ...

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  10. A strong Steve Coogan-led ensemble just about keeps 'The Dinner' on courseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    In the four films he's directed, Oren Moverman has mounted what feels like a career-long inquiry into the lost soul of America. That may be a crushingly pretentious thing to say about a filmmaker who shuffles moods, genres and visual palettes with enviable ease, and who can leap from the sun-streaked LAPD noir of "Rampart" to the gloomy Manhattan neorealism of "Time Out of Mind" without breaking a sweat.

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  11. In the 'Affluenza' Age, The Dinner Provides Plenty to Chew OnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | D Magazine

    ... is no stranger to issue-oriented films, having previously tackled the Iraq War ( The Messenger ), police brutality ( Rampart ), and homelessness ( Time Out of Mind ). He hopes The Dinner will be equally provocative. "The movie is an invitation to a ...

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  12. 'The Dinner' review: Brothers' conflict comes to a boil over lavish mealRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... tick, like a time bomb, the effort feels, well, effortful. Moverman's previous films include "The Messenger" and "Rampart," both very good, and he co-wrote "Love & Mercy" (the terrific Beach Boys biopic) and "I'm Not There" (the Bob Dylan fantasia), ...

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  13. Dysfunction by the Plateful In The DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Time

    ... wrestled with their own lifelong stresses and traumas. That's a lot to pile on one dinner plate, but Moverman (Rampart, The Messenger) keeps the action moving smoothly, even when it just involves talking--or bickering. Actors live for this kind ...

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  14. a The Dinnera serves a cold, raw dishRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... there's a lot of genius to examine in what Moverman prepares. If you look at his other works such as The Messenger , Rampart and Time Out of Mind, all are dark, sometimes horrifying features that cause the viewer to reflect. His films are not your ...

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  15. The DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... this will mark the third time his book has jumped onto the big screen, this time sans subtitles, as Oren Moverman ( Rampart , The Messenger ) directs the American version of this immorality tale. Primarily set over the course of a meal at an ...

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  16. As it evolves from sketch to portrait, Oren Moverman's The Dinner...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... any Marvel post-credit scenes) before delivering a verdict. But in the latest from Oren Moverman (The Messenger, Rampart), based on a novel by Dutch author Herman Koch, I wanted out about halfway through, while the main characters were still working ...

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  17. Summer is here, and the time is right for thoughtful indie moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... work in The Lobster ) and a hardworking Nicole Kidman. In his work as a director, Oren Moverman ( The Messenger , Rampart ) dares to wander down the darkened passageways of the human heart, places where violence erupts and leaves wounds that never ...

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  18. 'The Dinner' Review: Sibling Rivalry Drama Is an All-Star Acting MasterclassRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... as set traps. His films as writer and director - the military-vet drama The Messenger, the bad-cop character study Rampart, the incredible portrait-of-a-homeless-man Time Out of Mind - are built to detonate. And when the explosion comes, the dust ...

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  19. Provocative 'The Dinner' asks how far you would go to protect your childRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Plain Dealer

    ... your spouse, and society? These are some of the provocative questions that director Oren Moverman ("The Messenger," "Rampart") asks in his scorching new drama, based on the even darker, and more comedic, book of the same name by Dutch writer Herman ...

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  20. Somehow Woody Harrelson Is Hollywood's Girl-Squad Fairy GodmotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | New York Magazine

    There's only one person in the entertainment industry who can rival Taylor Swift when it comes to curating an A-list girl squad, and, for some reason, that person is Woody Harrelson. In a new Vanity Fair profile of Brie Larson, we learn that her Rampart and The Glass Castle co-star Harrelson was responsible for introducing her to friends Jennifer Lawrence and Emma Stone .

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