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Review: 'Boyhood'

Original post made on Jul 30, 2014

You've watched actors grow up on screen before, whether it be Mickey Rooney, Elizabeth Taylor or Jerry Mathers (as the Beaver). But Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" makes cinematic poetry of the experience by presenting us with a single narrative consumable in one sitting.

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Posted by Max Hauser
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Jul 30, 2014 at 10:22 am

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Note also Anita Felicelli's parallel review, also posted on this site July 23: Web Link