Opening

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21% A Long Way Down Jul 11
—— The Class Of '92 Jul 08

Top Box Office

17% Transformers: Age of Extinction $37.1M
23% Tammy $21.6M
85% 22 Jump Street $9.8M
30% Deliver Us from Evil $9.7M
92% How to Train Your Dragon 2 $9.0M
47% Earth to Echo $8.4M
49% Maleficent $6.2M
53% Jersey Boys $5.2M
24% Think Like a Man Too $4.9M
90% Edge of Tomorrow $3.7M

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—— Lucy Jul 25

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50% The Musketeers: Season 1
46% Reckless: Season 1
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—— Unforgettable: Season 2
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79% Halt and Catch Fire: Season 1
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
97% Orange is the New Black: Season 2
97% Orphan Black: Season 2
79% Penny Dreadful: Season 1
84% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1

Oscar Nominated Documentary Shorts Reviews

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Robert Denerstein
Movie Habit

Prepare for an emotional workout

Full Review Source: Movie Habit

February 28, 2013
Betsy Sharkey
Los Angeles Times
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Trials and tribulations in myriad forms are at the center of all five Oscar-nominated documentary short films this year.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 3/5

February 8, 2013
Andrew O'Hehir
Salon.com
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As unreliable as the Academy Awards may be at every possible level, it's a relief to encounter the 2013 Oscar-nominated shorts ...

Full Review Source: Salon.com

January 31, 2013
Laura Clifford
Reeling Reviews

My personal pick of the five goes to the 10-years-in-the-making "King's Point" about a retirement village where one of filmmaker Sari Gilman's grandparents resided.

Full Review Source: Reeling Reviews | Original Score: B

January 31, 2013
Peter Keough
Boston Phoenix

The films in this program contain some of the most powerful images to be seen on the screen this year.

Full Review Source: Boston Phoenix

February 14, 2012
Ty Burr
Boston Globe
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If you come to have your eyes opened to tales of human suffering and resilience, you stand to get more than your money's worth.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 3.5/4

February 9, 2012
Rob Thomas
Capital Times (Madison, WI)

The five nominees for an Oscar this year for Best Documentary Short all deal with weighty issues - homelessness, illness, old age. But they all do so on a very human level, eye to eye with the viewer.

Full Review Source: Capital Times (Madison, WI) | Original Score: 3/4

March 4, 2011
Keith Cohen
Entertainment Spectrum

This impressive showcase of cinematic treasures all have in common the amazing way that a complete story arc comes to fruition in a brief amount of time. The clear-cut favorite is "Strangers No More" in this category.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Spectrum | Original Score: 3.5/4

February 12, 2011
A.O. Scott
New York Times
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The documentary program is almost entirely devoted to well-intentioned presentations of bad news about the world.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

February 10, 2011
Annlee Ellingson
Paste Magazine

These are certainly important topics worthy of our attention. Keeping that attention, however, is another matter with uneven results.

Full Review Source: Paste Magazine

February 26, 2012
Maria Garcia
Film Journal International

This year's Oscar-nominated documentary short films (shown theatrically in two separate programs) lack the journalistic integrity one would expect in this category.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

February 14, 2011
Tim Grierson
Village Voice
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Unfortunately, this year's nonfiction crop largely underlines the limitations of movies with big subjects but compact running times.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

February 8, 2011
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