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Stuber (2019)
Two and Half Stars

To paraphrase those Muppets up in the theater balcony:  This ain't half bad.  It ain't half good, either ...
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Cinemavino -- Those About to Rock

Cinemavino — Those About to Rock

This week, we screen an over-the-top 90s classic, The Rock.  We got cornball one-liners, frantic Michael Bay direction, and a wacky ...
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Lust (2018)

I can't claim to know exactly what Lust is trying to say, but I do know it's deadly serious about it ...
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Shoplifters (2018)

Shoplifters shows us a patchwork of people, stitched together by the pangs of desperation and loneliness.   ...
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After (2019)

These 106 minutes move slower than the time I had a tooth crowned and they didn't give me enough novocaine ...
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Holmes & Watson (2018)

Holmes & Watson isn't so much a movie as a monsoon of limp, slimy jokes that plop to the ground ...
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Free Solo (2018)

Midway through Free Solo, rock climber Alex Honnold goes in for a brain scan. Honnold is training to scale the ...
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RBG (2018)

Late in RBG, we see a telling photograph of Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sandra Day O'Connor, the first two women appointed ...
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The Top Ten Movies for 2018

The Top Ten Movies for 2018

For the first time since high school, I've made an effort to see just about every movie out there.  I ...
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Roma (2018)


In Roma, Alfonso Cuarón's camera often pans languidly across a scene, like a mind wandering into its own corners.  Cuarón's vivid ...
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