Kenneth Lonergan

‘Manchester by the Sea’ Review: Casey Affleck Shines in This Powerful Tearjerker

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by Mike Sampson January 24, 2016 @ 3:12 PM
If you tried to describe Manchester by the Sea to someone else it would sound an awful lot like many other indie dramas. Trouble white guy returns to his hometown to care for a relative. But that does not do justice to Kenneth Lonergan’s third...

Reel Women: 'Margaret'

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by Britt Hayes July 12, 2012 @ 4:00 PM
Fox Searchlight
Kenneth Lonergan's 'Margaret' hit DVD and VOD this week -- a film that languished in post-production limbo for six years as Lonergan was unable or unwilling to finish a cut with which he was satisfied. The film is a beautiful, oft-messy character study of a young woman and the effects of tragedy.