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Nine Review

Nine Review

RATING: (3.5 STARS) I watched Fellini’s “8 1/2,” the inspiration for “Nine,” a few weeks ago…

Invictus Review

Invictus Review

RATING: (3 STARS) Clint Eastwood’s career this decade has followed an interesting trajectory. He started out…

Avatar Review

Avatar Review

RATING: (4 STARS) James Cameron’s “Avatar” is unlike any experience I’ve ever had at the movies.…

Fantastic Mr. Fox Review

Fantastic Mr. Fox Review

RATING: (4 STARS) I’m not the biggest Wes Anderson fan. Other than “The Royal Tenenbaums,” I’ve…

An Education Review

An Education Review

RATING: (4 STARS) “An Education” is a brilliant coming-of-age story in 1960’s England. A clever, pretty…

Brothers Review

Brothers Review

RATING: (3 STARS) “Brothers,” a remake of a 2004 Danish film from director Susanne Bier, continues…

A Serious Man Review

A Serious Man Review

RATING: (4 STARS) A Serious Man is the latest film from the masters of the unconventional—Joel…