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Wednesday, June 22, 2016
A worthy, progressive thesis, but subtext elevated to text makes for tedious viewing, even when it’s gorgeous as this.
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Watching it is a different sort of painful experience from watching a blatant hack job like Mortal Kombat or Silent Hill.
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
If nothing else, it's endlessly creative, a quality in short supply these days.
Friday, May 27, 2016
The festival assembled arguably its best lineup in years, yet most of the finest achievements were completely ignored.
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
It isn’t likely to spawn two hit soundtrack albums and a tour, as The Commitments did, but it does provide a little bit of soul, however plastic.
Thursday, April 28, 2016
A documentary about tickling endurance, and Colin Farrell possibly playing a lobster.
Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016
Its only goal is to freak the crap out of you, and it succeeds mightily.
Friday, Jan. 29, 2016
Reminding us that our best filmmakers are still at the top of their game isn't generally Sundance's brand, but who could possibly complain?
Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016
While DiCaprio doesn’t really get the chance to give a great performance, he does manage to convey the character’s intense will to live.
Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015
The film does an admirable job of laying out, step by step, the series of greedy decisions that wound up ruining so many lives.