Movie Reviews

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Movie Review: The Choice

Ever since "The Notebook" in 2004, film adaptations of Nicholas Sparks' novels have descended into benign, prepackaged comfort food.
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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

That rustling sound you hear is Jane Austen and her crinolines. They're spinning in the grave they share over a transgression called "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" (Screen Gems).
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Movie Review: Kung Fu Panda 3

Though it boosts family values and the importance of teamwork, the animated adventure "Kung Fu Panda 3" (Fox) also incorporates non-scriptural philosophical ideas that might confuse the impressionable youngsters at whom it's primarily aimed.
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Movie Review: Room

"The mind is its own place, and in itself/Can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven." These words from poet John Milton's 17th-century epic "Paradise Lost" capture at least one theme of the…
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Movie Review: The Revenant

If your idea of entertainment is watching Leonardo DiCaprio gorge on the raw liver of a freshly killed buffalo, then "The Revenant" is for you.
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Movie Review: Sisters

While director Jason Moore apparently aims to make a point about the need to grow up, the movie he helms could hardly be more juvenile.
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Movie Review: Legend

Initially interesting but quickly exhausted, this morally ambiguous descent into London's underworld of the 1960s offers diminishing returns.