Posts Tagged ‘meryl streep’
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MOVIE REVIEWS
 
Ricki and the Flash - featured

Ricki and the Flash

Too many notes in this overstuffed story of a rock 'n' roller trying to go home make for a chaotic tone.
Suffragette - featured

Suffragette

A well-intentioned film that jumps through the tropes of the "inspiring historical drama" genre 1-2-3.

Ricki and the Flash - featured

Ricki and the Flash

I'm of the opinion that Meryl Streep in any movie is worth the price of admission alone. But "Ricki and the Flash" is unfocused and too musical.
Ricki and the Flash - featured

ReelBob: ‘Ricki and the Flash’

As a demonstration of Meryl Streep’s actorly power and intensity, you may not applaud for Ricki but you easily cheer for Streep.

AI Artificial Intelligence - inside

Cinema Blind Spots: A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)

Fourteen years ago, Steven Spielberg finished what Stanley Kubrick started before his death. How does "A.I. Artificial Intelligence" hold up today?
The Homesman - lede

The Homesman

If not for a meandering third act, I'd call "The Homesman" a standout Western. Two top-notch performances still make it worthwhile.

The Homesman - lede

The Homesman

Hilary Swank and Tommy Lee Jones give brilliant performances in this bleak rumination on brutality in the Old West.
August Osage County - inside

August: Osage County

"August: Osage County" is a splendidly acted family melodrama that too often shows its stage roots.