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Tim Grierson

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Vice president of the Los Angeles Film Critics Association; Senior critic for Screen International, chief film critic for Paste, and film critic for the New Republic 

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Our critics review “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World,” the third installment in the DreamWorks Animation franchise; “Paddleton,” about an unlikely friendship between two…

In ‘Paddleton,’ bromance and coping with cancer

Our critics review “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World,” the third installment in the DreamWorks Animation franchise; “Paddleton,” about an unlikely friendship between two…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The four-hour HBO documentary “Leaving Neverland” has caused a stir after premiering at the Sundance Film Festival over the weekend.

‘Leaving Neverland’ accuses Michael Jackson of molesting young boys

The four-hour HBO documentary “Leaving Neverland” has caused a stir after premiering at the Sundance Film Festival over the weekend.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Our critics review Disney’s “Ralph Breaks the Internet;” “Creed II,” with Sylvester Stallone returning as Rocky Balboa; Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma,” Mexico’s official foreign language…

‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ takes on web addiction, cruelty and viral exploitation

Our critics review Disney’s “Ralph Breaks the Internet;” “Creed II,” with Sylvester Stallone returning as Rocky Balboa; Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma,” Mexico’s official foreign language…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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