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Adam Sandler and Ben Stiller play brothers who’ve been messed up in different ways by their overbearing, narcissistic father (Dustin Hoffman).

Noah Baumbach delivers another sharp, witty dramedy with ‘The Meyerowitz Stories’

October 12th, 2017

Adam Sandler and Ben Stiller play brothers who’ve been messed up in different ways by their overbearing, narcissistic father (Dustin Hoffman).

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  • We first meet retired cop Rick Deckard in a fictionalized 2019, living a lonely existence on the streets of an overpopulated LA wracked by climate ...

  • It’s fun to watch at first, thanks largely to one of Cruise’s most purely enjoyable performances in a while, but it eventually becomes repetitive.

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  • The Gifted’s pilot is fast-paced and exciting, with several intense chase sequences and some smartly deployed special effects.

  • Emma Stone and Steve Carell give such charismatic performances, it’s hard not to get caught up in the spectacle of it all.

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