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Review: The Vow

Michael Sucsy's The Vow's tag line, "based on a true story," is the only sincere moment in a film that will bring you to tears — of boredom.
Notebook knock-off
By MONICA CASTILLO  |  February 17, 2012
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Review: Morning Glory

Rachel McAdams gets perky
Rachel McAdams gets perky
By PETER KEOUGH  |  November 12, 2010
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Review: Sherlock Holmes

In its own way an ideal holiday blockbuster for the moderately educated, the new light-footed overhaul of Sherlock Holmes is three parts self-satisfied mixer to one part hard storytelling, and if anything, the film's popular trailers should have deterred
Boys will be boys
By MICHAEL ATKINSON  |  December 25, 2009
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Review: The Time Traveler's Wife

Long a staple of sci-fi, time travel makes its chick-flick debut in Robert Schwentke's adaptation of Audrey Niffenegger's novel.
One obnoxious romance
By SHAULA CLARK  |  August 21, 2009
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Review: State of Play

Support for print journalism is coming from an unexpected source: Russell Crowe.
An investigative reporter, a Senate committee, and murder
By PETER KEOUGH  |  April 17, 2009
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Hope springs infernal

Given the current economic climate, spring this year is a season more of dread than of hope for change.
Brimstone and buddy movies are on the Hollywood agenda
By PETER KEOUGH  |  March 12, 2009


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The Lucky Ones

A roller-coaster ride toward spurious patriotism; a road trip transporting unlucky viewers from hoo-rah to ho-hum.
A contrived film about the war in Iraq
By BRETT MICHEL  |  September 24, 2008
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Married Life

Maybe Sam Mendes’s upcoming adaptation of Richard Yates’s Revolutionary Road will offer a more genuine look at the moral and cultural battleground of this period.
The world of half-baked ideas
By PETER KEOUGH  |  March 12, 2008
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Backstage masterpiece

As much as I adored The Sopranos , I have to wonder about the rush to anoint it the best television series ever.
Is Slings + Arrows better than The Sopranos?
By ED SIEGEL  |  July 03, 2007

New to DVD for the week of January 13, 2006

The Constant Gardener, Red Eye, Saraband , and Transporter 2
Capsule Reviews of The Constant Gardener, Red Eye, Saraband , and Transporter 2
By  |  January 18, 2006

New to DVD for the week of January 3, 2006


Broken Flowers , The Cave , The Gospel , Hustle & Flow , and Wedding Crashers
By  |  January 13, 2006


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Broken Flowers, Wedding Crashers, The Gospel, Hustle & Flow , and The Cave.
New to DVD for the week of January 6, 2006
By  |  January 07, 2006