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Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close) (2012)

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Steven Weisz Steven Weisz
Office Worker
Bill Walters Bill Walters
Homeless BG
Julian Murdoch Julian Murdoch
Fit model for Ann Roth
Francesca Murdoch Francesca Murdoch
Girl in the Street
Jaiden Kaine Jaiden Kaine
Business Man
Mark Morettini Mark Morettini
John Black
Lola Pashalinski Lola Pashalinski
Mona Black
Catherine Curtin Catherine Curtin
Leigh-Anne Black


Written by
Eric Roth Eric Roth
(screenplay)


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Extremely Flat & Incredibly Emotional.

8 years, 7 months ago at Mar 19 9:46
2 votes
Within approximately 11 years since that horrifying day in New York on 11th September 2001, there has been a whole new born legacy of stories (both fictional and real) that have been adapted onto the big screen. Following 2006 hits United 93 and World Trade Center that were based on true stories, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close became the first Hollywood film that links the real attacks with a f... read more

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8 years, 8 months ago at Mar 1 16:48
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Well, I don't have much hate as some critics seem to show about this one. I was intrigued and believed this kid's journey. Liked his process and the torturous elements of it.

Gently Heartbreaking Drama

6 years, 9 months ago at Jan 6 5:41
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Gentle and bittersweet, "Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close" is the second movie adaptation of "Everything is Illuminated" author Johnathan Safron Foer's novel. Although the movie is littered with stars such as Viola Davis, Tom Hanks, and Sandra Bullock, newcomer Thomas Horn steals the show in a flawless performance as Oskar Schell, a troubled eleven-year-old prodigy struggling with his dad (Hanks'... read more
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A nine-year-old amateur inventor, Francophile, and pacifist searches New York City for the lock that matches a mysterious key left behind by his father, who died in the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.
Release date: 20 January 2012
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Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

“Cloying in the extreme, not just for the ways it exploits a tragedy but for the myriad of ways it treats its protagonist as a bundle of quirks and not as an actual character, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close is the crassest of Oscar bait. Shameless in its extraction of tears and manipulation of emotions, Extremely Loud demands you cry and feel something, all the while presenting its story and images in the sterile, busily edited, dimly lit house style of questionable Academy tastes. Thereโ€™s nothing beneath the surface here, and even the surface is insufferable as it wraps up 9/11 in Leave It to Beaver garments. Well, if the Beave was an autistic kid lashing out against his mother and meeting an ensemble of quirky supporting characters played by too talented actors wasting time. Only M” read more

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