Aubrey Plaza

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The 50 best films of 2021 in the UK: 50-11
Blockbusting Bond, a slow-trundling alt-western and a genre-bending Mexican movie are revealed as our critics’ countdown continues

Andrew Pulver

03, Dec, 2021 @6:01 AM

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Best Sellers review – Michael Caine does the business in otherwise silly slush
Aubrey Plaza’s independent publisher must convince Caine’s curmudgeonly novelist to trot out another book

Peter Bradshaw

03, Nov, 2021 @12:00 PM

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The best films of 2021 so far
Chloé Zhao hits the road, Carey Mulligan takes her revenge and Emma Stone refashions Cruella in the pick of this year’s films

Andrew Pulver

15, Jun, 2021 @8:52 AM

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Hear me out: why Dirty Grandpa isn’t a bad movie
Continuing our series of writers defending films loathed by most is a plea to reconsider Robert De Niro’s smutty comedy

Catherine Shoard

17, May, 2021 @6:06 AM

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Black Bear review – Aubrey Plaza shows her volcanic side
The Parks and Recreation actor plays to type, and against, in this enjoyable if self-conscious dramedy set in the fraught world of indie film-making

Simran Hans

25, Apr, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Black Bear review – Aubrey Plaza hits career high in ingenious meta-movie
Social tensions spiral towards disaster before a cryptic rug-pull in this strange comedy gem

Peter Bradshaw

22, Apr, 2021 @12:00 PM

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An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn review – old-flame comedy is deadpan, bizarre and terrific
The reappearance of a coffee-shop worker’s former lover detonates the strange, surreal action in Jim Hosking’s movie

Peter Bradshaw

17, Oct, 2018 @3:00 PM

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'It's exhausting not being human' – the weird world of Legion's Aubrey Plaza
How do you play a gender-fluid psychotic figment of a mutant’s imagination? The star of the superhero psychodrama reveals all – and explains why her friends can’t watch it

Rachel Aroesti

17, Apr, 2018 @5:00 AM

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After #MeToo, Sundance film festival welcomes a new generation
The shocks that have hit the industry are making an impact, with diverse, female-driven movies dominating

Amy Nicholson

03, Feb, 2018 @6:00 PM

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Ingrid Goes West review – millennial cliches smartly skewered
There’s avocado toast and self-actualisation aplenty in Matt Spicer’s absurd comedy

Simran Hans

19, Nov, 2017 @8:00 AM

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Ingrid Goes West review – social media satire is a horribly watchable carnival of narcissism
Aubrey Plaza plays an obsessive young woman who worms her way into the life of an Instagram star in Matt Spicer’s acrid comedy

Peter Bradshaw

15, Nov, 2017 @4:45 PM

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Ingrid Goes West review – Aubrey Plaza dazzles in dark Instagram satire
A career-best performance from the Legion star anchors a razor sharp black comedy that offers up a spin on Single White Female for the social media age

Benjamin Lee

08, Aug, 2017 @10:00 AM

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