Brit Marling: Articles

'The East' Movie: Brit Marling Thriller Suffers from Unbridled Earnestness

'The East' movie with Brit Marling. 'The East' movie: Thriller marred by unbridled earnestness The East is a didactic polemic couched in a mediocre thriller that takes itself far too seriously to be taken seriously. That isn't to say the concerns of The East's young filmmakers – director / co-screenwriter […]

'The Artist' & Bérénice Bejo + Multiple Surprises: From Michael Shannon to Brit Marling

The Artist with Bérénice Bejo and Malcolm McDowell. Alexander Payne's The Descendants and The Artist, Michel Hazanavicius' homage to Hollywood's silent era, are the clear Best Film favorites this awards season. The Artist's leading lady Bérénice Bejo, however, hasn't been receiving that much recognition from U.S. film critics groups; the St. Louis […]