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Noah | Review

At first, director Darren Aronofsky felt like an odd choice to bring the biblical story Noah to the big screen. Aronofsky is known— in movies like Requiem for a Dream, Black Swan and yes, The Wrestler— for casting a camera on pain and the dark...

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This is the End | Review

When a group of well-known celebrities collaborate on a film, the results can be catastrophic. In Movie 43 (2013), we saw a dozen A-list actors embarrass themselves in a series of disparate and disgusting video segments. Likewise, in New Year’s...

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower | Review

“I didn’t think anyone noticed me,” Charlie (Logan Lerman), states in the new film “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” after one of his new friends praises him at a party. Charlie, a freshman in high school, began the school year as...

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My Week With Marilyn | Review

Only one word can describe Michelle Williams’ performance in the new film, My Week with Marilyn – intoxicating. Williams imbues her character with class, sexuality and self-doubt, making her one of the front-runners for the best actress Oscar...