road movie


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road movie

n
(Film) a genre of film in which the chief character is on the run or travelling in search of, or to escape from, himself or herself
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15 AFTER getting everyone's attention five years ago with Aussie crime thriller Animal Kingdom, Ben Mendelsohn finally gets another role worthy of his talents in a bittersweet road movie.
Shank's Mare uses video projection and live music as well as puppetry to create an exploration of life, death and the power of tradition as it follows two characters--one a criminal who dies and goes to hell, the other a medieval astronomer--on their own separate guests in what Lee calls "a kind of puppet road movie.
Arguably the funniest woman on the planet, Bridesmaids' Melissa McCarthy finally landed a starring role in this road movie with Susan Sarandon.
15PM PREMIERE Arguably the funniest woman on the planet, Bridesmaids' Melissa McCarthy, finally lands a starring role in this road movie with Susan Sarandon.
Summary: "Before Snowfall", or more commonly known as "FA'r snA'en faller", is a road movie that embarks on an intriguing tale of love, adventure, and self discoverment, revolving around the protagonist Siyar (played by talented actor Abdullah Taher).
New Delhi, February 20 ( ANI ): Randeep Hooda has revealed that he aspires to be a road movie actor while promoting his new film 'Highway' in Delhi.
Gregory's Girl star Clare Grogan has joined the cast of a Highland road movie.
Inspired by a true story, this is a road movie that follows a police investigation into four murders and charts the doomed romance of the outlaw lovers.
Starring Tim Roth, the darkly comic road movie thriller, is one of the growing number of Western movies that the Chinese are now eager to screen.
The Pontypool director, whose ultra low-budget sci-fi road movie Monsters wowed critics and fans alike upon its 2010 release, was reported as having signed up to bring Japan's most famous lizard back onto the big screen more than two years ago.
While the genre of the road movie is typically thought of as a product of American filmmaking, if one moves beyond generic specificity and considers road movies to be those that explore space and mobility within that space and the meanings produced through this movement, one can identify a strain of French cinema that can be understood as belonging to the genre.
Part road movie and part concert film, "Big Easy Express" "bears witness to the birth of a new musical era," according to publicity materials for the film.