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    Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018

    Only toward the end does director Paul Thomas Anderson’s long game finally become apparent.

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    Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017

    The film takes a deep dive into political machinations, as a wing of Churchill’s war council pressures him to negotiate with Hitler.

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    Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017

    It's not a terrible performance, but the sweat is visible.

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    Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017

    Director Stephen Chbosky deftly avoids many of the mawkish pitfalls endemic to this sort of inspirational story.

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    Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017

    This film will be only a footnote in Richard Linklater’s rich career.

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    Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017

    The original film came out only 16 months ago. This is quite a rush job.

  • Screen

    Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017

    Reportedly, it was among the earliest screenplays written by Joel and Ethan Coen.

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    Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017

    Viewers expecting a traditional, psychologically plausible narrative will wind up feeling cheated, even trolled, as it slowly metamorphoses into an unrepentant art film.

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    Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017

    Adapted from former gossip columnist Jeannette Walls’ 2005 memoir, the film focuses on the turbulent relationship between Jeannette and her father.

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    Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017

    It’s a bit like pressing the elevator button again in the hope that doing so will somehow speed things along.