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MOVIE REVIEWS
 
Maggie's Plan - featured

Maggie’s Plan

A smart and sharp comedy with a streak of insightful social commentary, “Maggie’s Plan” is about the conflicting choices young women face these days.
Maggie's Plan - featured

Maggie’s Plan

The incomparable Greta Gerwig shines in this funny, nuanced look at the choices and expectations Millennial women face.

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 2

Big-budget screen adaptations should raise the stakes the further they go on. But "The Hunger Games" limps to a needlessly drawn-out finale.
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Buried Treasures: Cookie’s Fortune

But in 1999, Altman tried something a bit unique – he directed a motion picture with a plot. One plot. One story. A comparatively small cast of characters. "Cookie's Fortune" is Altman’s funniest picture since “M*A*S*H."

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Still Alice

“Still Alice” is one of the most life-affirming movies I’ve ever seen. There is beauty and truth in that aching.
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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1

Mercifully shorter than its predecessors, “Mockingjay” nonetheless has a low thrills-to-doldrums ratio, with really only one action sequence to carry momentum.

"Seventh Son" (2015) starring Jeff Bridges.

Seventh Son

"Seventh Son," starring Jeff Bridges, is a serviceable sword-and-sorcery movie that offers just enough for genre fans.

Still Alice

A challenging yet compelling film that casts a subdued light on a terrible disease without softening its devastating effects.

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Non-Stop

A reasonably engaging thriller, "Non-Stop" shows that older action stars can still get it up in the air.
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Non-Stop

A mash-up of recent action/thriller tropes, "Non-Stop" is an agreeable if preposterous vehicle for Liam Neeson's crusty persona.

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Don Jon

The tale of a latter-day lothario who gets wised up, "Don Jon" is a raunchy, bold first directorial effort by star Joseph Gordon-Levitt.
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Carrie

While the original "Carrie" is an essential horror film, this year's remake is an essential high school drama that happens to have horror elements.

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Don Jon

Joseph Gordon-Levitt's directorial debut about an Italian stallion with a secret is mostly middling but has a few pleasant surprises.
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Don Jon

After 20 years in front of the camera, Joseph Gordon-Levitt clearly has something to say behind one.