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"...Directed by: Jeffrey Blitz. Starring: Anna Kendrick, Craig Robinson, June Squibb, Lisa Kudrow, Stephen Merchant,..."

March 3, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Pitch Perfect
Despite the cookie-cutter dysfunction seen in this college girls' a cappella group, this film film can be a lot of fun.
"...Directed by: Jason Moore. Starring: Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow, Rebel Wilson, Skylar Astin, Ben Platt,..."

Sept. 28, 2012 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Pitch Perfect 2
Lightning may not be rebottled the second time around, but it's still a toe-tapping good time
"...Directed by: Elizabeth Banks. Starring: Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Hailee Steinfeld, Brittany Snow, Anna Camp,..."

May 15, 2015 Movie Review by William Goss

A Simple Favor
Anna Kendrick turns unlikely sleuth in this deliciously twisted romp
"...Directed by: Paul Feig. Starring: Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively and Henry Golding...."

Sept. 14, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates
Zac Efron and Adam Devine are a bratty fraternity of two
"...Directed by: Jake Szymanski. Starring: Zac Efron, Anna Kendrick, Adam Devine, Aubrey Plaza, Sugar Lyn Beard, Sam..."

July 8, 2016 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Cake
In a rare dramatic role, Jennifer Aniston plays a woman grappling with chronic pain, painkiller addiction, and personal tragedy.
"...Directed by: Daniel Barnz. Starring: Jennifer Aniston, Adriana Barraza, Anna Kendrick, Sam Worthington, Chris Messina, Mamie Gummer, Felicity Huffman..."

Jan. 23, 2015 Movie Review by William Goss

The Accountant
Math, mayhem, and murder abound in this somewhat confusing thriller
"...Directed by: Gavin O’Connor. Starring: Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J.K. Simmons, Jon Bernthal, Jeffrey Tambor, Cynthia Addai-Robinson,..."

Oct. 14, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Drinking Buddies
Mumblecore pro Joe Swanberg successfully ups his game by using professional actors in this observational drama.
"...Directed by: Joe Swanberg. Starring: Olivia Wilde, Jake Johnson, Anna Kendrick, Ron Livingston, Ti West, Jason Sudeikis, Mike Brune..."

Sept. 13, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Up in the Air
The director of Juno and Thank You for Smoking is back with another film that is perfectly in touch with the times.
"...Directed by: Jason Reitman. Starring: George Clooney, Vera Farmiga, Anna Kendrick, Jason Bateman, Amy Morton, Melanie Lynskey, J.K. Simmons,..."

Dec. 18, 2009 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

SXSW Film: Drinking Buddies Red Carpet
March 9, 2013. 15 photos.
"...Anna Kendrick at the Drinking Buddies red carpet at the..."

March 10, 2013 Photo Gallery

Can You Help? Paul Feig Needs A Simple Favor
Director talks cameos, thrillers, and mommy vloggers
"...dark secrets are revealed between widowed mommy vlogger Stephanie (Anna Kendrick) and the enigmatic Emily (Blake Lively). And, of..."

Sept. 13, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

The Last Five Years
Anna Kendrick shines in Richard LaGravenese's loving adaptation of Jason Robert Brown's stage musical.
"...Directed by: Richard LaGravenese. Starring: Anna Kendrick and Jeremy Jordan...."

Feb. 20, 2015 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

'Drinking Buddies'
Olivia Wilde breathes life into a fantasy female
"...Premiere D: Joe Swanberg; with Olivia Wilde, Jake Johnson, Anna Kendrick, Ron Livingston..."

March 15, 2013 Screens Feature by Melanie Haupt

50/50
50/50 accomplishes the near-impossible: It's a feel-good cancer comedy.
"...Directed by: Jonathan Levine. Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Anna Kendrick, Anjelica Huston and Bryce Dallas Howard...."

Sept. 30, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Raise a Glass to 'Drinking Buddies'
Something big is brewing with Joe Swanberg these days
"...New Girl) and his ever-patient girlfriend Jill (Pitch Perfect's Anna Kendrick), and brewery promotions manager Kate (House M.D.'s Olivia..."

Sept. 6, 2013 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Pitch Perfect 3
Third time really isn't the charm for the Bellas
"...Directed by: Trish Sie. Starring: Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Elizabeth Banks, Anna Camp, Ester Dean,..."

Dec. 22, 2017 Movie Review by Danielle White

SXSW: A Cold One With Joe Swanberg and His 'Drinking Buddies'
The festival's oddest and most comfortable press gathering
"...Band of Brothers), and Luke is engaged to Jill (Anna Kendrick, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, Pitch Perfect)...."

March 14, 2013 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Adds 102 Movies to 2019 Film Festival Lineup
After Us, what else does the film fest have in store?
"...Ting (China, U.S.) After spoiled rich girl Sasha Li (Anna Akana) blows through half of her trust fund, she..."

Jan. 16, 2019 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Film: The Day Shall Come Red Carpet
"...Anna Kendrick and Marchánt Davis..."

March 12, 2019 Photo Gallery

Jogging Toward March
SXSW Film announces opening night film, Texas Film Hall of Fame picks 2013 inductees
"...Evil Dead remake; Joe Swanberg's comedy Drinking Buddies, starring Anna Kendrick and Olivia Wilde; and Alex Winter's Napster doc,..."

Jan. 18, 2013 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

Screens Top 10s
"...Vera Farmiga (Up in the Air), Anna Kendrick (Up in the Air), Carey Mulligan (An Education),..."

Jan. 1, 2010 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

AFCA Announces 2009 Awards
The Austin Film Critics Association hands The Hurt Locker top prize
"...Best Supporting Actress: Anna Kendrick, Up in the Air..."

Dec. 18, 2009 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

The Hollars
Domestic dramedy has flashes of magic
"...Starring: John Krasinski, Margo Martindale, Richard Jenkins, Sharlto Copley, Anna Kendrick, Charlie Day, Randall Park, Josh Groban, Ashley Dyke,..."

Sept. 16, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Rocket Science
On the surface, Rocket Science is yet another quirky high school movie, but its story of a stutterer who's enticed into joining the debate team is special in its own way.
"...Directed by: Jeffrey Blitz. Starring: Reece Thompson, Anna Kendrick, Nicholas D'Agosto, Vincent Piazza, Margo Martindale, Aaron Yoo,..."

Aug. 24, 2007 Movie Review by Toddy Burton

SXSW Film Unveils March Lineup
So much ado!
"...Tan’s Pit Stop, David Gordon Green’s Prince Avalanche, and Hannah Fidell’s A Teacher all screen in the Festival Favorites..."

Jan. 31, 2013 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

DVDanger: Ryan Reynolds, the Most Interesting Man in the World
How Van Wilder became Hollywood's most unpredictable talent
"...would greenlight for the first pairing of Reynolds and Anna Kendrick...."

May 2, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

’Twas the Night Before Sundance
I'm coming for you, Robert Redford!
"...Christmas intrigued me. The film stars Drinking Buddies alum Anna Kendrick, Melanie Lynskey, and Lena Dunham. Kendrick's character, Jenny,..."

Jan. 15, 2014 Screens Post by Neha Aziz

The Luv Doc: Doing the Legwork for Love
The mighty oak begins with a tiny acorn
"...I am sad to report that the Chain Drive..."

April 12, 2019 Column by The Luv Doc

SXSW Film Review: The Day Shall Come
British satirist Chris Morris takes aim at security theater
"...confluence of idiocy and fear. However, rather than the wannabe Jihadis of his first film, now Morris tracks a..."

March 16, 2019 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

Photos from Day 4 of SXSW 2019
"...Anna Kendrick..."

March 12, 2019 Photo Gallery

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