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Published on October 11, 2019 - Page 7
The words “inspired by real events” are some of the first you see on screen in “Lucy in the Sky.” But that loose tie to reality becomes more of a...
Published on October 11, 2019 - Page 7
Will Smith is usually an asset for a movie. He’s the kind of true movie star whose charisma can elevate even the most mediocre material. You’d think...
Published on October 4, 2019 - Page 5
Despite the amount of cursing, vulgarity and nudity in “Dolemite Is My Name,” it’s actually a sweet and heartfelt film. “Dolemite” is a loving, R-...
Published on October 4, 2019 - Page 5
Renée Zellweger is so undeniably perfect as Judy Garland it almost makes up for the shortcomings of the film around it. “Judy” is a fine and...
Published on September 27, 2019 - Page 9
LOS ANGELES — The Joker has been around for almost 80 years. There are even legendary portrayals by Jack Nicholson and Heath Ledger. But Joaquin...
Published on September 20, 2019 - Page 7
The “Downton Abbey” movie is more like another season of the popular “Masterpiece Classic” show that’s been condensed to 90 minutes instead of 8...
Published on September 13, 2019 - Page 7
Everything is beautiful in John Crowley’s adaptation of “The Goldfinch,” even the grilled cheese sandwich a kind stranger makes for a boy who has...
Published on September 13, 2019 - Page 7
“Hustlers” saves all of its tricks for the end. It’s a banger of an ending, too. The emotion, the stakes, the character development and the why of it...
Published on September 8, 2019 - Page 31
LOS ANGELES — It’s a weekday morning and three “losers” — Bill Hader, James Ransone and Andy Bean — are sitting around a juice shop having iced...
Published on August 23, 2019 - Page 5
There is a certain mindless pleasure in the “Fallen” movies. Watching Gerard Butler muscle his way through preposterous obstacles as a Secret Service...