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Kill Your Darlings

Kill Your Darlings

By on Nov 15 2013 in Titles

A searing tale of passions found, passions dashed, and the moth-to-flame effect of powerful personality.

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Star Trek Into Darkness

Star Trek Into Darkness

By on May 17 2013 in Titles

Ambiguity, equity, and inexorability. Packaged in light-speed action, bare-knuckle combat, cracker-crisp dialogue, and Benedict Cumberbatch.

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Admission

Admission

By on Mar 22 2013 in Titles

Nuanced and thoughtful, the customarily satisfying outing from director Paul Weitz.

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Trouble with the Curve

Trouble with the Curve

By on Sep 21 2012 in Titles

Principals shine, story’s solid, and it’s a a strong debut effort from writer Randy Brown. Nice three-bagger.

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Sound of My Voice

Sound of My Voice

By on May 12 2012 in Titles

Almost earned five unfettered, enthusiastic stars. See it anyway.

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Project X

Project X

By on Mar 02 2012 in Titles

Risky Business: Extreme Edition.

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Wanderlust

Wanderlust

By on Feb 24 2012 in Titles

Ribald, abundantly lowbrow, and also disarming. If you’re looking for irreverent escapism and belly laughs, this is one you’ll want to catch.

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Young Adult

Young Adult

By on Dec 16 2011 in Titles

One of those that will come fully into itself on a second viewing, and well rewards fans of the cast, crew, dramas, and characters studies (oh ~ and impossibly cute dogs, holy cow).

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Straw Dogs (2011)

Straw Dogs (2011)

By on Sep 16 2011 in Titles

A superb character study not for the faint of heart, but if you can take it, you simply must.

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Horrible Bosses

Horrible Bosses

By on Jul 08 2011 in Titles

Swimming with Sharks meets 9 to 5, under the inspiration of Crystal and DeVito.

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