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MOVIE REVIEWS
 
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl - inside

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

This amazing funny/sad film about a teen floating through life has one of the most well-drawn characters we've seen in a while.
Slow West - inside

Slow West

A vision of the American West as seen through the dream of foreigners, "Slow West" ambles between sharp verisimilitude and a trance-like wonder.

Spy - lede

Spy

Melissa McCarthy's winning screen presence saves this spy spoof, which has several gut-busting laughs along with long stretches of dullness.
Barely Lethal - inside

Barely Lethal

The story of a super-spy who decides she'd rather go to high school instead, "Barely Lethal" becomes the dumb teen movies it mocks.

MacFarland,USA-featured

McFarland, USA

The serious racial and class undertones make this far better than your average Disney sports movie.
In the Name of My Daughter - inside

In the Name of My Daughter

The great Catherine Deneuve shines in this true-story tale of a disappeared French heiress and the lawyer/lover who may have killed her.

The Connection - inside

The Connection

A fairly gripping tale of the heroin trade featured in "The French Connection" from a perspective across the Atlantic.

REEL BOB: ‘San Andreas’

“San Andreas” can be enjoyed for what it is; a big-budget popcorn movie meant solely to offer a summer thrill ride.