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Review: Monogamy

Dana Adam Shapiro ( Murderball ) does a decent job on this entry into the canon of movies about voyeurism.
Pseudo-vérité voyeurism
By PETER KEOUGH  |  March 25, 2011

Review: Devil

Forget Satan — these days, is anything scarier than being trapped in an M. Night Shyamalan movie for 80 minutes?
In a surprise twist, this Shyamalan-affiliated film ain't half bad
By SHAULA CLARK  |  September 24, 2010

Review: Greenberg

Why does she put up with him? Why, for that matter, should anyone in the audience?
A spurious man
By PETER KEOUGH  |  March 26, 2010
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Child's play

Here's something I never thought I'd write: Nora Ephron has made one of the best movies of the year.
Ephron and Streep cook up a feast
By PETER KEOUGH  |  August 07, 2009

Ira and Abby

Robert Cary is not up to even latter-day Woody standards.
Kitch, clichés, and neurosis — a fatal combination
By PETER KEOUGH  |  October 10, 2007