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23Jan/14Off

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The Babadook: Sundance Review
Driven by a ripper of a performance from Essie Davis, Australian writer-director Jennifer Kent's impressive first film has the handcrafted feel of a pre-digital shocker. Its style and originality should help snare niche theatrical play in addition to ...
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The Bottom Line
Set along the rocky cliffs of County Sligo, the film begins in the intimacy of a Catholic Church confessional box. Father James (Gleeson) listens as the voice on the opposite side of the covered window recounts being sexually abused by a clergyman from ...
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Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom review - Idris Elba in earnest biopic
Despite being adapted from Mandela's autobiography, which gives the film its subtitle, William Nicholson's screenplay is almost entirely devoid of psychological introspection, leaving Idris Elba to give a charismatic and physically nuanced performance ...
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Film Review: American Hustle
The Oscar-tipped American Hustle is in cinemas from January 1. Harry Guerin says you should be too. When it comes to cinema, forget about it: January really is the most wonderful time of the year. It's when most of the Oscar contenders line up for ...
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Capsule Movie Reviews (Nov. 20): 'Reaching for the Moon' and three more
Dysfunctional-family Thanksgivings have been served up by other films (Home for the Holidays, Pieces of April), but there's still enough meat on the carcass for Will Slocombe's well-observed portrait of a white-wine alcoholic (Peter Bogdanovich) and ...
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Computer Chess (15) - film review
The film, although clearly shot on a very small budget, captures brilliantly the look of the period. This was an era when computers were still hulking machines. Bujalski satirises the nerdy, ultra-competitive programmers but he also celebrates their ...
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How I Live Now
The movie opens with a din of overlapping voices, the girl's headspace rendered audible through a hushed flurry of competing mantras. Is she a mind reader, trying to sort out of a steady intake of outside thoughts? A sleeper cell oppressed by her ...
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Jewish Film Festival movie review
The 15th annual Central Florida Jewish Film Festival, co-produced by Enzian and the Roth Jewish Community Center of Greater Orlando as part of the Cultural Festival Circuit and is supported by United Arts of Central Florida, is a cinematic celebration ...
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Birth Of The Living Dead
Which is fine, actually: Forty-five years later, the movie still has a stark, apocalyptic power, and it's impossible to deny its seismic impact on the genre. Yet for all its reverence, Birth has little in the way of fresh insight to offer. What undead ...
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Movie Review: Main Hoon Shahid Afridi (Pakistani Film)
When Film Industry in the neighboring country Pakistan are screaming about it's revival, Humayun Saeed gathers courage to produce a "Risky" film called Main Hoon Shahid Afridi with the backdrop of Pakistani Cricket. No, This film is not about famous ...
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Boss movie review: Akshay Kumar entertains, Boss the film does not!
But there is a condition attached to watching this film: you are not allowed to use your brains beyond a point and ask what's wrong with the makers of this movie – after all, Boss is always right. Sadly, the film isn't. It is astonishingly difficult to ...
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'More Than Honey' Sees A World Without Bees
The film's first stop is California, which produces as much as 90 percent of the world's almonds. The trees require ... One of the ways in which the movie is about more than honey is in its explication of bee behavior, communication and society. The ...
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2013 Movie Reviews for Grownups
Reviews from AARP film critics Bill Newcott and Meg Grant are listed here from the most recent to oldest for 2013. Refer back to this list often, especially when you're thinking about renting a DVD or watching movies on TV or your computer. See reviews ...
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Sundance 2013 Review: 'Fruitvale' Is Compelling Real-Life Drama Lessened By ...
But this isn't simply a movie “based on a true story” where important facts can be massaged in the name of creative license. Films like Argo and The Impossible took heat for factual alterations, but they were done in service of story or convenience ...
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Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters
The grim heroes don't have a nuance or more than a hint of emotion between them, and the same goes for the film around them. Plot developments are ladled out in such a perfunctory way, it's almost possible to hear the hammer shrug apathetically in ...
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Cast: Jason Statham, Jennifer Lopez, Nick Nolte
Parker, starring Jason Statham as the single-named vengeance machine, takes its story from Westlake's 2000 book Flashfire, though it grabs some establishing details from 1962's The Hunter, the basis for the other two films. Statham stars as a thief ...
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Fruitvale Movie Review Film About Oakland Man Killed by BART Police Shines ...
The Sundance Film festival in Park City, Utah, is arguably the most well-known film festival on the planet. Since 1978, this festival has served as a launching pad for numerous successful films, and come award season, many award winners. With actor ...
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17Jan/13Off

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Movie Review: "Django Unchained"
At one point during Django Unchained I leaned over to my fiancé and whispered, "Only Tarantino has the guts to tell the truth about America." Which, in retrospect, seems like an odd thing to say. After all, there are many truths about America. What's ...
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Gangster Squad
We notice, especially when a new film falls on its fat one. Exhibit A: Gangster Squad, a mob epic that flushes a classy cast (Sean Penn, Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone) down the sinkhole of creative bankruptcy. Gangster Squad doesn't have an ...
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Movie Review A Haunted House
A Haunted House star and cowriter Marlon Wayans was one of the early mainstays of the hugely successful Scary Movie franchise. And this project harkens back to the initial days of the oughties spoof craze, when screenwriters actually lampooned film ...
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ONtap MOVIES: 'Zero Dark Thirty'
MIAMI — The moment Jessica Chastain finished reading the script for “Zero Dark Thirty,” director Kathryn Bigelow's scrupulously researched recreation of the CIA's decade-long search for Osama bin Laden, the first movie she thought of was “All the ...
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Hillary Clinton Movie Screenplay in Development
A new screenplay based on Hillary Clinton is reportedly in development in Hollywood, according to Politico. Rodham, penned by South Korean newcomer Young Il Kim, takes place in the Seventies, tracking a young Clinton in her twenties as she juggles the ...
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28Dec/12Off

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Film Review: Les Misérables
It was as inevitable as the French Revolution. "Les Misérables," the worldwide smash stage musical based on Victor Hugo's epic 19th-century novel, has finally come to the screen. This lavish production comes equipped with a bevy of movie stars singing ...
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Director: Kathryn Bigelow
And in the weeks leading up to opening day, the left has gone full Drudge Siren—or the lefty equivalent of Drudge Siren, anyway—over reports that the film depicts torture as an essential in finding bin Laden, thus justifying a morally repellent ...
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Cast: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Emmanuelle Riva, Isabelle Huppert
A director known for the icy classicism and genre subversion of films like Funny Games and Caché, Haneke has a pitilessness that could not be more perfect for Amour, which would collapse at any whiff of sentimentality. And he's cast two French New Wave ...
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