Frozen II
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Frozen II (2019)

hen it comes to ratings, sequels like Frozen II, present a unique conundrum:  This movie treads…

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Dark Waters
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Dark Waters (2019)

relentless gloom hangs over Dark Waters:  Dishwatery clouds fill the sky, ready to pelt the ground…

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The Irishman
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The Irishman (2019)

Unlike many of Martin Scorsese’s protagonists, Frank Sheeran lives long enough to look back on his life with an uneasy blend of wry nostalgia and armor-piercing regret.

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Knives Out
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Knives Out (2019)

If you’re looking for solid, cinematic escapism, you could do a lot worse than this undemanding whodunit.

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A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)

Beneath his guileless goodness, a deceptively strong current of spiritual bravery ran through Fred Rogers….

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Playing with Fire (2019)

If movie clichés were flammable, Playing with Fire would go up in a four-alarm blaze.  Just about…

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Ford v Ferrari (2019)

Ford v Ferrari harkens back to a time when race cars were an art form, and…

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Last Christmas (2019)

Ironically, Last Christmas made me think of Halloween:  There’s only so much sugar a person can handle in one sitting.  

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Jojo Rabbit (2019)

Writer-director Taika Waititi uses his delirious sense of humor to skewer the subjects of fascism and intolerance.

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Harriet (2019)

For all its flaws, Harriet remains a film worth seeing.  Tubman’s life occupies a crucial place in American history.

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