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Cinema Review :: 99 Homes

By Roger Walker-Dack | Oct 9
"99 homes" offers a pair of superb performances by Michael Shannon and Andrew Garfield, who play characters on opposite ends of the recent market crash and its consequences.

Cinema Review :: Big Stone Gap

By Roger Walker-Dack | Oct 9
This film plays out with a wonderful list of colorful characters that at first seem that they are right out of a Robert Altman movie, but you soon realize that they would easily fit into a Christopher Guest farce, too.

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: Batkid Begins

By Louise Adams | Oct 9
What started as a simple wish for a five-year-old leukemia survivor and became an international phenomenon is chronicled in director Dana Nachman's heartwarming documentary.

Cinema Review :: Pan

By Kevin Taft | Oct 9
A wonderfully inventive, Spielbergian adventure that doesn't steer the boat in new directions thematically, but has enough eye-catching whimsy you can't help but be entertained.

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: Emperor of the North

By Jake Mulligan | Oct 9
In documenting the particulars of the character's physical acts, this movie moves the way that a train does: with no diversions.

Cinema Review :: Trash

By Roger Walker-Dack | Oct 9
This spirited thriller about a group of Brazilian teens racing to crack a code -- and a case of police corruption -- may not be realistic, but it has the zest and spirit of movies like "Slumdog Millionaire."

Cinema Review :: Victoria

By Kyle Thomas Smith | Oct 9
In "Victoria," a young woman in limbo offers herself up to a group of smooth-talking thugs and finds that the romance of a life of crime quickly spirals into an inferno that there's no climbing out of.

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: Summer

By Dale Reynolds | Oct 8
Teenage Anna is stifling under the yoke of her conservative Dutch town, in summer heat, with nothing to do, until she meets Lena, a wild motorcycling free-spirit who brings out Anna's natural feelings.

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: Manglehorn

By Michael Cox | Oct 8
David Gordon Green's "Manglehorn" is fascinating composite of expressionistic filmmaking, magical realism, strong performances and hilarious, but never in-your-face, comedy.

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: Road Hard

By Michael Cox | Oct 8
This self-indulgent and self-congratulatory movie is pretty silly stuff, unfortunately none of that translates to funny.

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