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Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

Festival fodder rides on wacky musical adventure

Maggie Gyllenhaal, left, Michael Fassbender and Domhnall Gleeson are bandmates trying to make it big in "Frank."


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Thu Aug 28, 2014


'Frank' movie review: Michael Fassbender finds...

"Frank" explores creativity - where it comes from, what to do with it, where it takes you.


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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Pordland Mercury

Frankly Speaking...

I'D LIKE TO THINK Mercury Senior Editor Erik Henriksen asked me to review Frank because he knows I'm a fan of author and journalist Jon Ronson , as well as a shameless Anglophile with a decent knowledge of Britpop history - thus making me uniquely qualified to contextually analyze this film.


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The Arizona Republic

5 essential Michael Fassbender movies

Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1pibCNA The suave Irish-German actor seemingly catapulted to leading-man status overnight, and now he's starring in virtually everything, from comic-book films to Victorian romances to sci-fi blockbusters.


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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Seattle Weekly

Frank: Michael Fassbender as an Extremely Shy Rock Star

Instead he inspires fierce, cultish devotion among his followers-which is to say his band, the Soronprfbs, for they may have no actual fans.


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Mon Aug 25, 2014

International Business Times

Ice Bucket Challenge: Sir Patrick Stewart Participates In Raising...

Sir Patrick Stewart took part in the viral challenge but the 74-year-old English actor had his own way of doing the "Ice Bucket Challenge" which has been described as a classy move.


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'Frank': Read the book instead

" Frank " is hugely disappointing. In fact, except for the acting ofDomhnall Gleeson, who is NOT Frank , the film is a complete waste of one's time.


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Fri Aug 22, 2014


DVD review: '12 Years A Slave'

Michael Fassbender sits down with Gregory Ellwood to talk playing a slave owner for the historical Steve McQueen directed period drama, '12 Years A Slave.'


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SF Appeal

Weekend Watch: Frank, Sin City: A Dame To Die For, To Be Takei, If I...

When I first heard of the movie Frank , back when it played the SFIFF, I thought it was a pretty insane concept for a movie: Michael Fassbender as the lead singer of an indie band who is always-always-wearing a giant paper mache head? I mean, ridiculous, right? Turns out, yes, it's still kind of ridiculous.


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'Frank' Talk: That's Michael Fassbender Inside That Big Head

There are a number of reasons why you shouldn't cast Michael Fassbender in your movie and have him wear a giant, papier-mA chA© head throughout, but most central is that he has a wonderfully emotive face , one that's central to his acting abilities and that happens to be as attractive as it is talented.


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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Michael Fassbender gets big head in 'Frank' to make point about TMZ era

Maggie Gyllenhaal, a masked Michael Fassbender and Domhnall Gleeson star in "Frank," about a musician who performs and lives wearing a fake head.


Related Topix: Domhnall Gleeson, Pop/Rock, The Contenders, Movies, Entertainment

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Refinery 29

Redheaded Men Are Finally Getting Their Due

Name three hot redheaded men. Prince Harry, Damian Lewis, and Michael Fassbender.


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Tue Aug 19, 2014

East Bay Express


Jon Burroughs is a shy, sincere, self-conscious, red-haired young Englishman who works in an office, lives with his parents, and composes dreadful songs.


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Rachel Weisz and Michael Fassbender begin shooting The Light Between Oceans

Rachel and Michael, along with the rest of the cast and crew, Carr explained to Variety, "The production coming here is the result of successful collaboration between a range of agencies including Marlborough District Council, Film Otago Southland and Film New Zealand working together with the producers."


The Florida Times-Union

'The Counselor': Tale of greed, death a guilty pleasure for sure

This is a film that deals with themes of greed and death, the primal instincts of humans and their consequences - or so says Wikipedia.


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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Indian Television

Highly-rated at Sundance, musical comedy 'Frank' released in the US

NEW DELHI: Lenny Abrahamson's film 'Frank', which got rave reviews at the premiere at Sundance, was released in the United States this week.


Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Nation

Fassbender to film in New Zealand

Michael Fassbender is headed to New Zealand to shoot his new film, drama The Light Between Oceans.



'Frank' stars Michael Fassbender without his handsome head

On Aug. 7, 2014 Examiner Dorri Olds spoke with members of the cast of " Frank ," a British indie film.


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Hollywood Reporter

In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of 'The Expendables 3,'...

See what THR's critics are saying about the action flick and the buddy-cop comedy, plus the Jeff Bridges-Meryl Streep sci-fi film 'The Giver,' the Michael Fassbender dramedy 'Frank' and the Aubrey Plaza zombie comedy 'Life After Beth' It's a weekend of mercenaries, fake police officers and utopian-community dwellers as The Expendables 3 , Let's Be ... (more)


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Ahead Of US Release, Quirky Musical Comedy "Frank" Strikes The Right Chord With Critics

This week, Lenny Abrahamson's Frank came out of nowhere to great reviews and optimistic weekend predictions.


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