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December 8 2013
Just when it begins to feel too much like Sunrise, there’s the car scene—a short film unto itself, beautiful and tragic.
A smart and romantic (but never sentimental) meditation on life, love, time, and memory.
A well-crafted documentary on how institutions fail and the high price people pay for it.
December 6 2013
On fire indeed.
November 30 2013
Have you been longing for an Avengers/Lord of the Rings mash-up with references to Star Wars? It’s here!
November 29 2013
Better than many movies about angsty 20-somethings, but I’m just so tired of movies about angsty 20-somethings.
Dear George Clooney, you can do so much better than this. Let’s never speak of it again.
Proves you don’t need a mega-budget to make a mega-suspenseful sci-fi thriller.
Thematically dense and musically rich. Quite lovely.
November 17 2013
Tina Fey and Paul Rudd are surprisingly understated, but still quite funny. Better than getting wait-listed.
November 10 2013
Comprehensive telling of a harrowing tale, but the real terror is knowing such failures of justice are far from isolated.
A sweet treat.
November 6 2013
Made me want to read the book.
November 2 2013
Exceptional filming and special effects but lacks gravitas.
October 27 2013
Kept expecting Eckhart to end every confrontation by saying “I’m Batman,” but it wouldn’t have made the plot any less contrived.