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Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close – Stephen Daldry Slated because not understood

Tweet      Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close – Stephen Daldry   Danny Leigh on Film 2012 about 11 year-old Oskar Schell (Thomas Horn), central character of Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (ELIC): “gratingly precocious..hyper-verbal….bag of neuroses….a monster…etc”. Philip French (Guardian) on the same film: “reveals itself as a hollow, calculated, manipulative film.
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First Look: Tom Hanks and Thomas Horn in ‘Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close’

Entertainment / Film : SlashFilm (3 years ago)

Warner Bros. evidently has high hopes for Stephen Daldry‘s adaptation of the Jonathan Safran Foer novel Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, as the studio recently set the film for a December 25 debut. Indeed, the novel, which is a qu... Read Post

12-Year-Old 'Jeopardy!' Winner Thomas Horn Joins Hanks, Bullock In 'Extremely Loud And Incredibly Close'

Entertainment / Film : MTV Movies Blog (4 years ago)

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Marshall Fine: Movie review: Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

Entertainment : Huffington Post: Entertainment Blog (3 years ago)

I keep want to referring to Stephen Daldry's film of Jonathan Safran Foer's Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close as, instead,..& Incredibly Cute. That's unfair.... Read Post


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