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Captain Phillips - inside

Captain Phillips

Paul Greengrass' textured, subtle drama about a seaborne hijacking dares to treat the villains as complex individuals.
Gravity - lede

Snubs, Surprises in 2013 Oscar Nominations

The lack of nominations for Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks and Robert Redford were among the biggest snubs and surprises for the 2013 Oscars.


Saving Mr. Banks

This look at the making of "Mary Poppins" is the charming confection you expect it might be, but here, spoonfuls of salt make the medicine go down.
Saving Mr. Banks - inside

Saving Mr. Banks

I wish there could have been a spoonful of magic while this movie and I traveled together.

Captain Phillips - inside

Captain Phillips

This account of the real capture of a U.S. vessel by pirates showcases the skills of director Paul Greengrass and caps off another great Tom Hanks performance.
Cloud Atlas - inside

Cloud Atlas

A grand, brave film, "Cloud Atlas" is often puzzling but sometimes brilliant, a true sci-fi epic.