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'Breathe In' is graceful, well done - and lacking

Not to be too glib, because Drake Doremus' Breathe In - with Felicity Jones in the role of the soulful homewrecker from across the pond - is full of grace notes, keenly observed moments nicely played .


Related Topix: Movies, Entertainment

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Weekend movie planner for Easter

Paul Byrnes on The Amazing Spider-Man 2: Rise of Electro Read the full review This new Spidey is a bit dull.


Related Topix: The Amazing Spider-Man, Chalet Girl

Tue Apr 15, 2014

New indie DVDs for April 15

Even though it might not feel like it, Spring has sprung. At least, new Indie DVDs are cropping up.


Related Topix: Moon, Crime Movies, Made, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Sam Rockwell, Drinking Buddies, The Artist

Mon Apr 14, 2014

April Showers: Like Crazy

I like his films because the first half part of them is always hilarious messy and then deadly serious in the second half.


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Sat Apr 12, 2014

New and Noteworthy: Movies

Under the Skin Scarlett Johansson is a mystery woman trolling Scotland for men to seduce and kill.


Related Topix: A Haunted House, Marlon Wayans, The Raid, Movies, Entertainment

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Creative Loafing

RiverRun Wrap 2014: Part 2

Today's reviews from the front lines of the Winston-Salem film fest consist of a strong if incomplete documentary and a weak if well-acted feature film.


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Adventure, The Best Man, Movies, Entertainment


Stephen Hawking Biopic 'Theory of Everything' Set for Nov. 7 Release

The Stephen Hawking biopic Theory of Everything is set for a Nov. 7 release, and will be distributed in the U.S. by Focus Features, it was announced Thursday.


Related Topix: Punch-Drunk Love, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Emily Watson

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Los Angeles Times

'Breathe In's' fraught passion ups explosive tension

The exquisitely calibrated "Breathe In" explores a fraught mutual passion between a British exchange student and the father of the family she's staying with with honesty, intimacy and complete emotional involvement.


Related Topix: Explosion, Movies, Entertainment

Mon Apr 07, 2014


Director Drake Doremus Talks Breathe in, Staying Small-Scale after...

From writer/director Drake Doremus , the indie drama Breathe In tells the story of British exchange student Sophie Williams , who comes to New York to stay with a host family while looking to reignite her musical passion and inspiration.


Exclusive: Amy Ryan Talks Breathe In, Birdman

A Tony- and Oscar-nominated actress, Amy Ryan has played tough, tender, damagingly self-involved and everything in between.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Steve Carell, Theater, Arts

Sat Apr 05, 2014


Fatal attraction fuels a midlife crisis in 'Breathe In'

After five feature films, director Drake Doremus has proven his interests as an artist lie in the human heart.


Thu Apr 03, 2014

Seattle Times

‘Breathe In’: A love equation that doesn’t add up

'Breathe In,' with Felicity Jones, Guy Pearce, Amy Ryan, Mackenzie Davis. Directed by Drake Doremus, from a screenplay by Doremus and Ben York Jones.


Related Topix: Movies, Entertainment

Tue Apr 01, 2014

SF Weekly

"Breathe In": Never Let Classical Musicians Into Your Home

Director Drake Doremus once again casts Felicity Jones as an exchange student from England, romancing an American in a thwarted love story.


Related Topix: Movies, Entertainment

Mon Mar 31, 2014


Felicity Jones Talks Breathe in, Her Favorite Moment to Shoot, Theory ...

Frustrated musician turned piano teacher Keith Reynolds reignites his own long-suppressed dreams when he is inspired by Sophie's talent, and they both must figure out what they truly want out of life.


Sat Mar 29, 2014


Breathe In brings nothing new to infidelity genre

There have been so many different books, movies and television shows that explore illicit relationships between older men and younger women that the storyline could probably be considered its own genre.


Related Topix: Entertainment

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Chicago Reader

Chicago in the future, the underground in Chicago, and the rest of this week's movies

Doc Films didn't release their spring calendar until after we went to press, so we couldn't list in our print edition what they're showing next week.


Related Topix: Chicago, IL

Review: 'Breath In' a poetic, predictable romance

When a foreign exchange student arrives in a small upstate New York town, she challenges the dynamics of her host family's relationships and alters their lives forever.


Thu Mar 27, 2014


Specialty B.O. Preview: 'The Raid 2', 'Breathe...

Several newcomers make their way to the Specialty box office this coming weekend, though it is more than certain holdovers will entrench their reign with audiences.


Related Topix: The Raid, Arts, Photography, Movies, Entertainment

Interview with Drake Doremus, co-writer, director of the new film, 'Breathe In'

Drake Doremus is the co-writer and director of the new film Breathe In , which opens locally this Friday, March 28. The young filmmaker made a series of well-received independent films before really gaining notice with his 2011 film, Like Crazy , which won the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance that year.


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Wed Mar 26, 2014

New York Daily News

'Breathe In': movie review

Sometimes, when it comes to getting across specific themes or ideas, creating a mood can do even more than developing a story or writing dialogue.


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