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The November Man

“The November Man,” like other examples of the Geezer Spy genre, is an exercise in aging Baby Boomer escapist fantasy. Continue reading

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Into the Storm

A serviceable if totally forgettable piece of special effects spectacle, “Into the Storm” places people in peril as they film themselves. Continue reading

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The House at the End of Time

“The House at the End of Time” is an entertaining and suspenseful puzzle whose pieces don’t match the formulaic horror film pictured on the box. Continue reading

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Tammy

“Tammy”, a raunchy but feel-good road-trip comedy, pays homage to the ultimate gal-pal road-trip flick, “Thelma and Louise.” Continue reading

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Jersey Boys

It didn’t hit any high notes during its theatrical run, but “Jersey Boys” should be poised to be a video hit. Continue reading

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Hercules

Brett Ratner’s “Hercules” is a rock ‘em, sock ‘em, swords-and-sandals picture that still somehow manages to put the “meh” in “mythology.” Continue reading

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A Most Wanted Man

A solid film in its own right, “A Most Wanted Man” will be remembered as a fitting capstone to the tragically shortened film career of Philip Seymour Hoffman. Continue reading

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Maleficent

A visually spectacular take on the “Sleeping Beauty” myth; I only wish the story matched the eye candy. Continue reading

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Child of God

A darkly compelling adaption of Cormac McCarthy’s third novel and a successful outing for writer / director James Franco. Continue reading

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Deliver Us from Evil

“Deliver Us from Evil” doesn’t deliver much at all. Continue reading

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