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MOVIE REVIEWS
 
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Fantastic Female-Led Films that Men Should Watch

Movies with girls can be for guys, too.
Demolition Jake Gyllenhaal Naomi Watts

Demolition

A well-intentioned film about the nuances of grief, "Demolition" tries its best to avert cliches but is largely unsuccessful.

He Named Me Malala documentary

He Named Me Malala

Surprisingly family-friendly for a dark topic, this documentary about a teen crusader who survived an attempt on her life is an inspirational rallying cry.
Billy Hughes (Marina Zudina) is an American makeup artist on a Moscow film set being stalked by snuff-film killers ... or is she? "Mute Witness," a 1995 thriller written and directed by Anthony Waller, is this month's "Class of ..." featured film.

Class of 1995: ‘Mute Witness’

For a film forged by favors and trial-by-fire filmmaking, it earns its place in the panoply of ’90s psychological thrillers that throw you for a loop…or six.

Chorus movie 2015

Chorus

This acclaimed tale of loss and reconnection is a mixed bag: equal parts compelling and heavy-handed.
Featured image - The Gallows

The Gallows

"The Gallows" is high school horror with a cheese factor turned up to 11, whose silliness almost overwhelms its genuine sense of fear.

annie 2014 - quvenzhane wallis, jamie foxx

Annie

Years in the making, the modern-day adaptation of the classic musical has many enjoyable moments, plus a whiz-bang performance from its young star.
Judi Dench Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Films with fully developed elderly characters shouldn't be a rarity, but this charming sequel highlights how scarce, and welcome, they are.