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January 01, 1990 - November 18, 2012 + Film Reviews

Eastern Promises; The Brave One; Ira and Abby listen Download

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Wall Street Journal movie critic Joe Morgenstern reviews Eastern Promises, The Brave One, and Ira and Abby.

3:10 to Yuma; In the Shadow of the Moon listen Download

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Wall Street Journal film critic Joe Morgenstern reviews 3:10 to Yuma and In the Shadow of the Moon.

Deep Water; The Flight of the Gossamer Condor listen Download

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Joe Morgenstern, film critic for the Wall Street Journal, reviews Deep Water, which depicts the voyage of Donald Crowhurst, one of nine competitors in a...

Ratatouille, Sicko, Live Free or Die Hard listen Download

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The French have a word to describe Ratatouille, the tale of a provincial rat named Remy who becomes a great Parisian chef. The word is "génial."...

A Mighty Heart listen Download

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Of the two powerful presences in A Mighty Heart, only one gets star billing: I'm talking, of course, about Angelina Jolie. She gives a fierce...

Eagle vs Shark; Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer listen Download

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Don't expect to see a lot of New Zealand's natural beauties in Eagle vs Shark. This is an endearingly odd romantic comedy – a debut feature...

La Vie en Rose; Show Business: The Road to Broadway listen Download

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In the spirit of Edith Piaf's signature song, no, I regret nothing about La Vie en Rose -- not the narrative confusion, not the sketchy details or...

Knocked Up listen Download

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No conclusion has ever been more foregone: Knocked Up is going to be a huge hit. The hero’s a slob, the story is about what...

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End; Angel-A listen Download

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Stumbling out of the theater after the new Pirates of the Caribbean had run its semi-coherent course, I thought about the movie it might have...

Once listen Download

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It takes all of ten seconds for John Carney’s new movie “Once” to announce itself as something special. A handsome young street  musician in Dublin...

28 Weeks Later; Georgia Rule listen Download

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There's no better fun for movie lovers than a small, unheralded film that turns out to be terrific -- unless it's a small, unheralded sequel...

Spider-Man 3; Waitress; Away from Her listen Download

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I'm going to give fairly short shrift to Spider-Man 3 because it is what it is -- lots of spectacular action and lots of unaccountably...

Stephanie Daley listen Download

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Quiet carries the day--and haunts the nights--in Stephanie Daley. You won't find any histrionics here... no smash ending and no action sequences-- unless you count a collision...

Fracture; Everything's Gone Green listen Download

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A thriller called Fracture is exactly what's been needed to banish a winter-long case of movie blues...

Perfect Stranger; Disturbia listen Download

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Life is full of choices, and Halle Berry has made another bad one with Perfect Stranger. This is a perfectly off-putting thriller that was directed...