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Oscar predictions 2010

After years of shrinking audiences and low-grossing Best Picture nominees, the Academy this year is hedging its bets.
With 10 Best Picture noms, is Oscar up in the air? Our critic predicts.
By PETER KEOUGH  |  January 29, 2010
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Review: The Hurt Locker

Now that the troops are pulling out and the war no longer haunts the headlines, maybe people will want to see a film about Iraq — especially since it's one of the best war movies ever made.
Kathryn Bigelow makes her masterpiece
By PETER KEOUGH  |  July 10, 2009
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Review: Notorious

To its fault and its credit, George Tillman Jr.'s bio-pic offers a life story that fans of late MC extraordinaire Chris Wallace, a/k/a Biggie Smalls, a/k/a the Notorious B.I.G., have known for years.
Romanticized, but well executed
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  January 13, 2009
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We are Marshall

In 1970, a plane carrying the Marshall University football team crashed, killing all on board. Watch the trailer for We are Marshall  (QuickTime)
More than a football film
By TOM MEEK  |  December 20, 2006
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Haven

Orlando Bloom executive-produced this crime thriller set in the Grand Caymans back in 2004; it got a look at the Toronto Film Festival that year and has been sitting on the shelf ever since — with good reason. Watch the trailer for Haven   (QuickTime
A lot of fuss without any payoff  
By TOM MEEK  |  September 20, 2006
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Crossover

Streetball in its various forms has become a bona fide underground sport; Crossover pumps it up with hip-hop flash and contrivance. Watch the trailer for Crossover  (QuickTime) 
No slam dunk
By TOM MEEK  |  September 06, 2006