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MOVIE REVIEWS
 
Debi Newberry (Minnie Driver) and Martin Blank (John Cusack) try to make it out of their 10-year class reunion alive in "Grosse Pointe Blank," a 1997 comedy from Hollywood Pictures.

Class of 1997: ‘Grosse Pointe Blank’

Tackling time's ravages with rambunctious tones, 1997’s “Grosse Pointe Blank” wraps emotional entropy & existential rumination into a clever, conceptual comedy.
Ghostbusters remake Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, and Melissa McCarthy

Ghostbusters

Both an affront to the original and a worthy successor, "Ghostbusters" succeeds on the strength of its leads.

I Am Chris Farley

An insightful, affecting portrait of a misunderstood comedy giant who left us too soon.
Get On Up movie review inside

Get On Up

The James Brown story does everything most other musician biopics do, but none of them does it better than "Get On Up."

Tammy

Melissa McCarthy's winning screen presence nearly carries "Tammy," but this raunchy comedy needed a few more spins through the screenplay wash cycle.

Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return

It may seem like a cheap spinoff, but this animated Oz tale is breezy and fun, with toe-tapping songs and a first-rate vocal performance by Martin Short.

Ghostbusters 2 (1989)

If time hasn't exactly turned around the reputation of the little-regarded sequel, it reveals a reasonably entertaining film brought down by a case of the lazies.

Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

An exquisitely acted slice of cinematic comfort food, "Driving Miss Daisy" marked the coda of one great acting career and the rise of another.