Posts Tagged ‘Tommy Lee Jones’
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The Homesman

If not for a meandering third act, I'd call "The Homesman" a standout Western. Two top-notch performances still make it worthwhile.
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The Homesman

Hilary Swank and Tommy Lee Jones give brilliant performances in this bleak rumination on brutality in the Old West.

Lincoln - inside


Daniel Day-Lewis shines in his mesmerizing portrayal of our 16th President.
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IFJA announces 2012 awards

Indiana film critics name "Safety Not Guaranteed" Best Film of 2012; Jon Vickers of IU Cinema wins Hoosier Award.

The Dark Knight Rises

Coming to DVD & Blu-ray Dec. 4

There's something for everyone with "The Dark Knight Rises," starring Christian Bale and Anne Hathaway and the romantic comedy "Hope Springs" with Meryl Streep and Tommy Lee Jones on DVD & Blu-ray this week.
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Men in Black 3

For what feels like a cynical chance to revive some flagging careers, "Men in Black 3" is a reasonably engaging bit of disposable entertainment.

Lincoln - inside


"Lincoln" has captured the sweet spot between historical hagiography and fully fleshed dramatic portrait of our 16th and greatest president.
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Men in Black III

"Men in Black III" gets brownie points simply for not being "Men in Black II." A reasonably engaging bit of disposable entertainment.

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The Sunset Limited

Tommy Lee Jones and Samuel L. Jackson give two powerhouse performances and prove that nothing is ever as black and white as it may seem.
Captain America

Coming to DVD and Blu-ray Oct. 25

Chris Evans plays Marvel Comics' American hero in "Captain America: The First Avenger" and "Winnie the Pooh" and friends return to delight viewers of all ages.

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Captain America: The First Avenger

"Captain America: The First Avenger" surprises by not being completely god-awful.
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The Company Men

An occasionally heavy-handed but effective drama about how corporate culture in America has gone seriously askew.


Movies You Aught Not Watch: Space Cowboys

"Space Cowboys" — in which Clint Eastwood descended to a career low — continues Nick Rogers' weekly, alphabetical look back at the 52 worst films of 2000-2009.

Heroes of the Zeroes: No Country for Old Men

"No Country for Old Men" — the chilling pitch-black flipside of the Coens' "Raising Arizona" — continues Nick Rogers' look at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.