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Review: For Greater Glory

Bring coffee, because director Dean Wright's dramatization of the 3-year-long Cristero War (1926-9) seems to last longer than the Mexican conflict itself.
Never-ending war
By BRETT MICHEL  |  June 01, 2012
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Review: Agora

We're but tiny specks in the cosmos, a point Alejandro Amenábar drives home via nigh-omnipresent powers-of-10 shots.
Alejandro Amenábar: Man of Science  
By BRETT MICHEL  |  July 23, 2010
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Review: Robin Hood (2010)

“And so the legend begins . . . ”
  The more the merrier? Hardly.
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 14, 2010
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The Nativity Story

This straight retelling of the birth of Jesus is like Mel Gibson’s The Passion of the Christ with less violence and more Heavenly backlighting. Watch the trailer for The Nativity Story  (QuickTime)
Too reverent for its own good
By BROOKE HOLGERSON  |  November 29, 2006