Posts Tagged ‘tobey maguire’
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Buried Treasures: The Ice Storm

A serious, heartbreaking dramatic representation of ashes burned from the sexual revolution of the 1970s.
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Pawn Sacrifice

I already know how the match turned out. I wanted to know more about Bobby Fischer. What made him tick? What made him paranoid? “Pawn Sacrifice” left me empty.

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Labor Day

A lot of people missed the boat badly on this delicate drama about an escaped convict who burrows himself into the lives of a single mother and her lonely son.
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Labor Day

This unexpected January gem takes an over-the-top setup and turns it into an engaging and emotional exploration.

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The Great Gatsby

Baz Luhrmann's take on the great American novel is flawed but compelling, bursting with passion missing from previous cinematic adaptations.
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The Great Gatsby

Oversized and ambitious, "The Great Gatsby" better captures the passions and human conflict of Fitzgerald's book than previous film adaptations.


Class of 1993: “This Boy’s Life”

In "This Boy's Life," Leonardo DiCaprio's leading-role debut, he acts as if announcing his career's mission statement — indicative of inevitable stardom.
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Seabiscuit (2003)

Chris examines "Seabiscuit," the book and the movie, to see how a written work gets translated to the screen.

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British Superheroes

A new, fifth addition to the X-Men saga is out today and, like a growing number of other superhero movies, is looking decidedly more British than usual.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Wonder Boys

"Wonder Boys" — a bizarre comic odyssey more comfortably broken-in with each viewing — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: Seabiscuit

"Seabiscuit" — an exciting, tactful probe into the heart of the underdog principle — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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"Brothers" is less concerned with the rightness of the war on terror than the dire effects on the men and women touched by it.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: Brothers

"Brothers" — which chronicles a family demonized by war — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Sony is Rebooting Spider-Man…With Whom?

Raimi and Maguire are out--who's in?