(The Weinstein Company)Long Story Short: There's a falsity to this film that makes it feel very staged, but the script has true moments of greatness and it's fun seeing Streep and Roberts together for the first time.August: Osage County will remind you of: American Beauty, Six Feet Under (TV), Steel Magnolias, Barton Fink, The Family Stone, The SavagesReview: August: Osage County is a stage adaptation and it feels like it. Set in the middle of nowhere and featuring an all-star team of actors...Read Full Story
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Punishing but wholly fulfilling, The Impossible is less a film than an experience. It will move you.
Do not underestimate the power of The Impossible. Its title may underwhelm, but this is the most emotionally-draining and simultaneously fulfilling film of 2012. Remind yourself to breathe.
Based on the true story of a family vacationing in Thailand when the Indian Ocean Tsunami devastated much of Asia in 2004, The Impossible does not...Read Full Story
Ewan McGregor (born March 31, 1971) is a Scottish actor who is most known for his roles in films like "Trainspotting" and "Moulin Rouge." He has three daughters with Eva Mavrakis. See more about Ewan McGregor here.