"It's hard to talk about good acting, but there's the scene where Julianne is talking to her kids and Annette on the sofa, apologizing for what she's done. You sense she is trying to communicate with…
"The journey that Nicole Kidman took me on in "Rabbit Hole" started with very subtle and odd behavior. I didn't know anything about her story, but right away, the very first time I saw her, I felt…
"This might be my favorite of his performances. It's the first time his edginess, insouciance and sense of humor all come through, as well as all of Jake's warmth. He's very appealing. He's naked all…
"I've never seen her in a movie like 'Black Swan' and I thought that she was just perfect."
"Her hair, like her clothes, her hands, her emotions, her nerves, all fly in different directions, constantly fluttering, insecure and undirected."
"She started out as a Disney princess, then did 'Brokeback Mountain' and 'Devil Wears Prada.' But even after seeing her 'Rachel Getting Married,' I wasn't expecting this kind of turn."
"I am simply beaming with pride for her and want only to have her over to our home to hug her, tell her all the wondrous things we think of her, rub her weary feet and make her the biggest, most…
"There are few opportunities to do this kind of acting anymore. With indie films, everyone is often under the gun time-wise."
"Watching Jacki Weaver was like watching the actors in Darren Aronofsky's 'Requiem for a Dream.' I had pretty much the same experience: Can you act like this? It wasn't acting."
Not-for-profit theaters seized all but one of the jewels in the crown of the 56th London Evening Standard Theater Awards.
This year's British Independent Film Awards highlight bold and original work across a strikingly wide range of genres, subjects and budgets.