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Film Review: Girl in Progress

Review: Girl in Progress

As rites of passage go, Girl in Progress is a step backward for the genre.
Patricia Riggen's adolescent dramedy
By BRETT MICHEL  |  May 18, 2012
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Review: Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans

Nicolas Cage is at his best in Bad Lieutenant
Knight of the Iguana: Nicolas Cage at his best
By PETER KEOUGH  |  November 27, 2009
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The Women

Rewritten, directed, and produced by Diane English in a flat style that betrays both her TV roots and her status as a first-time director.
A Botoxed ode to Saks Fifth Avenue
By BRETT MICHEL  |  September 09, 2008
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We Own the Night

James Gray’s film is in dire need of plausibility.
Gritty, macho, and lacking in grace
By BRETT MICHEL  |  October 10, 2007
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Ghost Rider

If Nicolas Cage weren’t a goofball with a hunky physique and droll wit, this Marvel-comic-to-big-screen adaptation would have no torque at all.
Without Cage, an infernal flame-out
By TOM MEEK  |  February 21, 2007