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The Girl Next Door
Surprise! The girl next door is an ex-porn star.
"...Directed by: Luke Greenfield. Starring: Emile Hirsch, Elisha Cuthbert, Timothy Olyphant, James Remar, Chris Marquette,..."

April 16, 2004 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Autopsy of Jane Doe
Strange things are afoot in the morgue
"...Directed by: André Øvredal. Starring: Emile Hirsch, Brian Cox, Olwen Kelly, Ophelia Lovibond and Michael..."

Jan. 13, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn
This year's weirdest, most delightful rom-com
"...Directed by: Jim Hosking. Starring: Aubrey Plaza, Jemaine Clement, Emile Hirsch, Craig Robinson, Matt Berry, Maria Bamford, Michael D...."

Oct. 19, 2018 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Speed Racer
The Wachowski brothers' hyperbolic film is supersaturated with outrageously eye-popping visuals, but there's nary an honest emotion in sight.
"...Directed by: Lana Wachowski and Lilly Wachowski. Starring: Emile Hirsch, Christina Ricci, Susan Sarandon, John Goodman, Matthew Fox,..."

May 9, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Prince Avalanche
Paul Rudd and Emile Hirsch co-star in David Gordon Green's pleasing backcounty dramady, whose tone is heightened by its setting in burned-out Bastrop, Texas.
"...Directed by: David Gordon Green. Starring: Paul Rudd, Emile Hirsch, Lance LeGault and Joyce Payne...."

Aug. 16, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Imaginary Heroes
Only this troubled suburbanite family knows if they are imaginary heroes or ordinary people.
"...Directed by: Dan Harris. Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Emile Hirsch, Jeff Daniels, Michelle Williams, Kip Pardue, Deirdre O’Connell..."

March 11, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Lone Survivor
A SEAL team mission in Afghanistan goes very wrong in this intense combat film with a bang-up cast.
"...Directed by: Peter Berg. Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Emile Hirsch, Ben Foster, Taylor Kitsch and Eric Bana...."

Jan. 10, 2014 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Killer Joe
Matthew McConaughey's Killer Joe is sociopathy incarnate; William Friedkin adds visual punch to the venality within Tracy Letts' screenplay.
"...Directed by: William Friedkin. Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Emile Hirsch, Juno Temple, Thomas Haden Church, Gina Gershon and..."

Aug. 3, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Darkest Hour
Five young people lead the advance against an alien attack in Moscow.
"...Directed by: Chris Gorak. Starring: Emile Hirsch, Olivia Thirlby, Rachael Taylor, Max Minghella, Joel Kinnaman,..."

Dec. 30, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Into the Wild
Sean Penn adapts Jon Krakauer's bestselling mystery adventure to the screen with frequently stunning but ultimately unsatisfactory results.
"...Directed by: Sean Penn. Starring: Emile Hirsch, Marcia Gay Harden, William Hurt, Jena Malone, Brian..."

Oct. 19, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

The Emperor's Club
"...Directed by: Michael Hoffman. Starring: Kevin Kline, Emile Hirsch, Embeth Davidtz, Edward Herrmann, Steven Culp, Rob Morrow,..."

Nov. 22, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys
Catholic school boys and comics.
"...Directed by: Peter Care. Starring: Kieran Culkin, Emile Hirsch, Jodie Foster, Jena Malone, Vincent D'Onofrio and Tyler..."

June 21, 2002 Movie Review by Steve Davis

A 'Prince' Among Men
David Gordon Green makes himself at home in Bastrop for 'Prince Avalanche'
"...pulling strong performances out of stars Paul Rudd and Emile Hirsch. It's just one of the two films that..."

Aug. 16, 2013 Screens Feature by Dan Solomon

'The Next Thing You Know, You're Robbing Banks'
Lane Garrison lives a life of prime for 'Bonnie & Clyde'
"...Yet from the opening scene, as Clyde Barrow (Emile Hirsch) and Bonnie Parker (Holliday Grainger) ride into a..."

Dec. 6, 2013 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Steve Davis' Top 10 List
"...Michael Fassbender (12 Years a Slave), Tye Sheridan (Mud), Emile Hirsch (Prince Avalanche)..."

Jan. 3, 2014 Screens Feature by Steve Davis

Sundance Taps Texas Filmmakers for 2013 Fest
Richard Linklater, David Gordon Green, Andrew Bujalski, and more head to Park City to show off new films
"...with Bastrop-shot comedy Prince Avalanche, starring Paul Rudd and Emile Hirsch; and Jeff Nichols, with the first stateside screening..."

Dec. 7, 2012 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

Not Your Average Joe
William Friedkin on serial killers and 'spandex movies'
"...a father-and-son duo (played by Thomas Haden Church and Emile Hirsch) to kill the father's ex-wife/son's mother for her..."

Aug. 3, 2012 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Lords of Dogtown
This narrative re-creation of the skateboarding doc Dogtown and Z-Boys is a blast, as accurate as it ought to be with more than enough mythology and gut thrills thrown in for good measure.
"...Directed by: Catherine Hardwicke. Starring: Emile Hirsch, Victor Rasuk, John Robinson, Heath Ledger, Michael Angarano,..."

June 10, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

All Nighter
A father searches for his daughter with the help of her ex-boyfriend
"...Gavin Wiesen. Starring: Analeigh Tipton, J.K. Simmons, Kristen Schaal, Emile Hirsch, Shannon Woodward, Stephanie Allynne, Jon Daly and Taran..."

March 24, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Taking Woodstock
The director of Brokeback Mountain looks for peace and love in another decade and finds it at the legendary festival through the story of one key participant.
"...Goodman, Imelda Staunton, Jonathan Groff, Eugene Levy, Liev Schreiber, Emile Hirsch, Mamie Gummer, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Dan Fogler, Paul..."

Aug. 28, 2009 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Milk
Gus Van Sant's deeply heartfelt Milk, which features a magnificent performance by Sean Penn as the crusading gay activist, is a finely wrought yet fairly standard biopic.
"...Directed by: Gus Van Sant. Starring: Sean Penn, Emile Hirsch, Josh Brolin, Diego Luna, James Franco, Alison Pill,..."

Dec. 5, 2008 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Alpha Dog
It’s a soggy true-crime drama – too serious to be trashy, too trashy to be serious.
"...Directed by: Nick Cassavetes. Starring: Ben Foster, Shawn Hatosy, Emile Hirsch, Christopher Marquette, Justin Timberlake, Anton Yelchin, Bruce Willis..."

Jan. 12, 2007 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

SXSW 2012 Film Lineup Announced
'21 Jump Street' selected as Centerpiece Film
"...a violent black comedy about a desperate Texas debtor (Hirsch) who plots to kill his mother with help of..."

Feb. 1, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Half-Naked and Panting?
He was NOT going "into the wild." Honest.
"...Speed Racer and soon to be Milk star Emile Hirsch is fending off teh ghey rumor? Nice beard...."

Aug. 4, 2008 Qmmunity Post by Kate X Messer

Fantastic Fest Interview: Jim Hosking Spends An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn
British filmmaker goes from greasy weirdness to oddball rom-com
"...he steals back the money her husband Shane Danger (Emile Hirsch) ripped off from her brother Adjay (Sam Dissanayake)...."

Sept. 20, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

DVDanger: Another Evil
Carson D. Mell on crying exorcists, plus home release update
"...titular corpse by father-and-son mortician team Brian Cox and Emile Hirsch melds CSI-esque procedural with a surprising horror component..."

May 6, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

DVDanger: I Am Not a Serial Killer
Director Billy O'Brien on adapting the story of a young monster
"...of director André Øvredal (Trollhunter) stars Brian Cox and Emile Hirsch as a father and son carrying out a..."

Dec. 23, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Fantastic Fest: The Autopsy of Jane Doe
Cracking sternums and cracking mysteries in horror whodunit
"...son morticians Tommy and Austin Tilden (Brian Cox and Emile Hirsch)...."

Sept. 25, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Film Announces 2015 Lineup
Circling the Thunderdome
"...journey together to help Jim come of age. Cast: Emile Hirsch, Craig Roberts (World Premiere)..."

Feb. 3, 2015 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

DVD Watch: Barbara
Morality takes center stage in this quiet marvel of 2012
"...Blu-ray, $29.98), an offbeat comedy starring Paul Rudd and Emile Hirsch, that was filmed in Bastrop...."

Nov. 12, 2013 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

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