black swan

Where Black Swan is concerned, paradoxes abound. Darren Aronofsky‘s Oscar-nominated film was released on DVD and Blu-ray this week. This review is of the Blu-ray. The film tells the story of a young girl (Natalie Portman) attempting to validate the expectations and pressures on her to achieve perfection as the lead in the ballet Swan [...]


Here’s my video review of the “Black Swan” from KTKA-49. Ballet is an incredibly demanding art form, both physically and mentally. In Darren Aronofsky’s “Black Swan,” Natalie Portman plays a tortured New York dancer who starts to come apart at the seams once she gets the lead role in Tchaikovsky’s “Swan Lake.” Like he did [...]

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We have advance passes to see the stunning new Darren Aronofsky psychological horror film “Black Swan,” starring Natalie Portman, in Kansas City and we want you to have them! The advance screening of “Black Swan” is on Wednesday, December 15, 7:30pm at the AMC Mainstreet Theatre. All you need to do is fill out the [...]