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Labor Day

Labor Day

Really Jason Reitman? Really? After a series of films (Thank You for Smoking, Juno, Up in the Air, Young Adult) which suggested you were one of Read More

At Middleton

At Middleton

Imagine if Jesse and Celine never met on that train to Vienna in 1995’s Before Sunrise and didn’t connect until they were middle-aged and married to Read More

Like Father, Like Son

Like Father, Like Son

There’s a Lifetime movie lurking not far beneath the deceptively placid surface of this cutting family drama about a Japanese couple who discover that their six-year-old Read More

Generation War

Generation War

Controversial but also hugely popular in Germany, where it aired as a TV miniseries, this dynamic story about five friends sucked into the bloody maw of Read More

Dog Days

Dog Days

If you’re making a list of subjects that seem worthy of a full-length documentary, hot dog carts rank somewhere between paper clips and folding chairs. There Read More

I, Frankenstein

I, Frankenstein

It was a dark and stormy night. Mary Shelley, along with her husband Percy, Lord Byron, and John Polidori, decided to enter into a little friendly Read More

Afternoon Delight

Afternoon Delight

With several standout supporting comedic roles on her resume, Kathryn Hahn (We’re the Millers, Parks and Recreation) proves herself more than capable of carrying a film Read More

The Nut Job

The Nut Job

It’s a shame what happens to The Nut Job by the time the final credits roll. There is so much potential here, so much good work Read More

Ride Along

Ride Along

Ride Along is relentless. It’s like a yapping lapdog sitting in the corner, barking incessantly and desperate for your attention. Though the leads are more than Read More