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Midnight in Paris: The Lost Generation Reborn

Midnight in Paris: The Lost Generation Reborn

Satire is a reactionary art form powered by contempt for the present. Although...

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Bridesmaids: Females Competing for Status and Laughs

Bridesmaids: Females Competing for Status and Laughs

Bridesmaids, the first female buddy comedy from producer Judd Apatow (Knocked Up...

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The Beaver: Jodie Foster’s Enduring Relationship With the Insane

The Beaver: Jodie Foster’s Enduring Relationship With the Insane

Movie folks think they are better than you or me, and sometimes they are right....

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Atlas Shrugged: A Hymn to the Overdog

Atlas Shrugged: A Hymn to the Overdog

Atlas Shrugged: Part I is the most universally despised movie of 2011, but I liked...

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The Conspirator: Guantanamo Nay

The Conspirator: Guantanamo Nay

Robert Redford’s courtroom drama The Conspirator recounts the 1865 trial by a...

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Win Win: So-So

Win Win: So-So

In Win Win, Paul Giamatti (perhaps best known for 2004’s Sideways) plays a...

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An Agreeably Plain Jane Eyre

An Agreeably Plain Jane Eyre

The latest movie adaptation of Jane Eyre is slowly rolling out nationally via...

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Rango: Johnny Depp’s Peyote Western

Rango: Johnny Depp’s Peyote Western

The audience laughed hyperactively throughout the trailers for upcoming animated...

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Tom Stoppard: Baffling the Innocent Since 1966

Tom Stoppard: Baffling the Innocent Since 1966

Tom Stoppard’s remarkable career stands as a puzzling rebuke to cynicism about...

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Unknown: Liam Neeson’s Descent From Alpha to Beta

Unknown: Liam Neeson’s Descent From Alpha to Beta

Orson Welles once explained that he was, inevitably, what the Comédie-Française...

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Never Let Me Go: Tea Time for Organ Harvesters

Never Let Me Go: Tea Time for Organ Harvesters

Although the movie industry is always accused of philistinism, filmmakers are...

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Winter’s Bone: Blood in the Ozarks

Winter’s Bone: Blood in the Ozarks

Winter’s Bone, an arthouse detective drama now out on DVD, is the Scots-Irish...

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The Way Back: Hollywood Discovers the Gulags

The Way Back: Hollywood Discovers the Gulags

To be Oscar-eligible, a movie had to have played for one week last year in...

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Blue Valentine and the Decline of Men

Blue Valentine and the Decline of Men

Blue Valentine, a superbly acted indie drama about a middle-class nurse falling...

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