Tag Archives: Roger Allam

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The Book Thief

Though a bit on the maudlin side, “The Book Thief” gives us another wonderful tale amidst the horror of World War II. Continue reading

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The Angels’ Share

Ken Loach’s newest glimpse at the U.K. underclass is like two jigsaw puzzles that got jumbled up together and don’t mesh. Continue reading

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The Woman in Black

This week, Daniel Radcliffe makes his way back to DVD with “The Woman in Black,” where he’s ready to show the world that he’s much more than the boy wizard. Continue reading

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Tamara Drewe

This pastoral adaptation from director Stephen Frears succeeds as a comedy of manners and observation, even if it chooses the wrong characters to drive the plot. Continue reading