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RECENT MOVIE REVIEWS
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.
This unexpected January gem takes an over-the-top setup and turns it into an engaging and emotional exploration.
Baz Luhrmann's take on the great American novel is flawed but compelling, bursting with passion missing from previous cinematic adaptations.
Oversized and ambitious, "The Great Gatsby" better captures the passions and human conflict of Fitzgerald's book than previous film adaptations.
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.
Chris examines "Seabiscuit," the book and the movie, to see how a written work gets translated to the screen.