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Michael Brzezinski

Nov 15, 2020
REVIEW: ‘Mank’ is a thought-provoking look into one of history’s greatest films (Story)
Oct 18, 2020
REVIEW: Future of indie films on display in ‘S#!%house’ (Story)
Oct 11, 2020
REVIEW: ‘Nomadland’ is a soulful exploration of humanity (Story)
Oct 04, 2020
REVIEW: ‘Possessor’ merges great concept with a wonderful cast (Story)
Oct 04, 2020
REVIEW: Sofia Coppola continues her legacy of quality with ‘On the Rocks’ (Story)
Oct 04, 2020
Chicago International Film Festival goes virtual (Story)
Sep 27, 2020
REVIEW: ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’ is an uninspired— but important— retelling (Story)
Sep 20, 2020
REVIEW: ‘Kajillionaire’ masterfully portrays dysfunctional family (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
REVIEW: ‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire’ is ‘utopia of femininity’ (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
What to look out for at the Berlin Film Festival (Story)
Feb 09, 2020
Sundance Film Festival: The DePaulia’s chief film critic’s takeaways (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Oscars predictions from The DePaulia’s chief film critic (Story)
Jan 12, 2020
10 best movies of 2019 (Story)
Dec 28, 2019
End of the decade: best movies of the 2010s (Story)
Nov 11, 2019
‘Doctor Sleep’ understands recovery, but slightly misses mark (Story)
Nov 11, 2019
‘The Irishman’ highlight’s director Martin Scorsese’s continued success (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
Here are the top horror flicks showing around Chicago this spooky season (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
James Gray’s ‘Ad Astra’ explores the nuance of the human psyche (Story)
Sep 23, 2019
A look at what’s coming to Chicago from the Toronto International Film Festival (Story)
Aug 20, 2019
Coming-of-age film ‘Blinded by the Light’ will bring audiences together (Story)
Jun 17, 2019
A conversation with the creators of “The Last Black Man in San Francisco” (Story)
Jun 03, 2019
What’s Fresh on Netflix (Story)
May 20, 2019
‘Booksmart’: a teen comedy that breaks from tradition (Story)
May 17, 2019
‘Saint Frances’ tackles abortion issues with authenticity, wit (Story)
May 13, 2019
‘Long Day’s Journey Into Night’ takes noir to new heights (Story)
May 06, 2019
‘Hamilton’: from stage to Chicago (Story)
Apr 22, 2019
Original, inventive & in theaters now (Story)
Mar 17, 2019
Music Box to host independent film retrospectives (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
What’s Fresh on Netflix (Story)
Feb 25, 2019
The Twilight Zone: Jordan Peele takes reins of new reboot (Story)
Feb 18, 2019
Oscars Predictions (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Festival Favorites (Story)
Feb 04, 2019
Oscars roundup: short films (Story)
Jan 28, 2019
Nominations point to progress problems (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
Five reasons to see ‘Destroyer’ (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
Golden Globes disappoints, still shocks (Story)
Dec 14, 2018
Peter Hedges creates poignant family portrait in ‘Ben is Back’ (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
‘Widows’ is thrilling female-led heist (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
‘Suspiria’ is feat of epic filmmaking (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
An enjoyable, if forgettable, tale of war (Story)
Nov 05, 2018
Orson Welles cements legacy with final film 40 years in the making (Story)
Nov 05, 2018
‘The Front Runner’ Director Jason Reitman on true story’s relevance (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
McCarthy shines in ‘Can You Ever Forgive Me?’ (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
‘Haunting of Hill House’ is complex, artistic adaptation (Story)
Oct 15, 2018
Netflix’s Cinematic Rebranding Takes Off (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
“The Sisters Brothers” breathes life into dusty Wild West (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
CDM and the Music Box celebrate Golden Age Horror (Story/Media)
Oct 01, 2018
Courier 12: Screenwriting conference sees biggest year yet (Story)
Oct 01, 2018
Michael Moore’s impassioned battle cry (Story)
Sep 24, 2018
“The Land of Steady Habits” is sobering, sad win for Netflix (Story)
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