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Rooney Mara and Cate Blanchett have a romantic meet-cute in Todd Haynes' Carol.

‘Carol’ demonstrates that neither life nor love is always fair

Todd Haynes has built one of the best, most accomplished filmographies of just about any American independent filmmaker of the past three decades. He emerged in the early ’90s alongside the likes of the Coen brothers, Quentin Tarantino, Richard Linklater, David O. Russell, and a host of others. He always existed a little off to the side of those other mainstream filmmakers as his work has always had a more serious bite to it and regularly looks at the issue of homosexuality in the kind of dead on way that until recently would almost always limit the cultural reach of his work.  Continue reading ‘Carol’ demonstrates that neither life nor love is always fair

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