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Title/Year
Author
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Stephen Hawking is the best thing that's ever happened to Redmayne's career, and The Theory of Everything is a treat.
Posted Jan 5, 2015
2
We've seen our share of dramas and sitcoms about LGBT couples, but very few that have the wit and style of Ira Sachs' Love Is Strange.
Posted Jan 4, 2015
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Laggies (2014)
Minimal corn and maximum congeniality.
Posted Nov 7, 2014
6
Interstellar (2014)
7
Nightcrawler (2014)
Despite the grisly trimmings and Gyllenhaal's unhinged performance, it's coldly analytical and dry as a bone.
Posted Nov 7, 2014
8
Birdman (2014)
9
Whiplash (2014)
One of the most impactful student-teacher yarns in many moons.
Posted Nov 7, 2014
10
A documentary that reflects a perfect storm of American social and economic problems.
Posted Oct 24, 2014
11
Fury (2014)
12
Lilting (2014)
Lilting stars wilting from its very first scene.
Posted Oct 17, 2014
13
Just about the saddest movie of the season, particularly for men and women in the news industry.
Posted Oct 17, 2014
14
It's pretty to look at, at any rate.
Posted Oct 17, 2014
15
Gone Girl (2014)
Their character hell is our luxuriant garden of human folly.
Posted Oct 17, 2014
16
Aggressively harmless.
Posted Oct 17, 2014
17
Splendid period footage and relatively little politics.
Posted Oct 17, 2014
18
Wetlands (2014)
Sets new standards for the frank spotlighting of bodily functions.
Posted Sep 22, 2014
19
Tusk (2014)
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The Drop (2014)
21
A must for music lovers.
Posted Sep 22, 2014
22
The Notebook (2014)
This chilly piece of work is beautiful to look at and listen to.
Posted Sep 22, 2014
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A Letter to Momo is a sweet, melancholy story with beautiful artwork that pays special attention to both natural surroundings and traditional Japanese animistic spirits, but its appeal is overwhelmingly human.
Posted Sep 5, 2014
25
A brisk combination of bloodshed and pratfalls.
Posted Aug 27, 2014
26
What If (2014)
Jelly donut romantic comedy, a haphazard tale of two dorks in love.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
27
Alive Inside (2014)
Gratifying documentary.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
28
I Origins (2014)
Part sci-fi, part romance, and most of all a wholly engrossing drama of emotions.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
29
Boyhood (2014)
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Frank (2014)
Frank is a tribute to a way of life as much as to an individual.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
31
Rich Hill (2014)
Approach to social problems is cool but sympathetic.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
32
The Giver (2014)
Tear it down and start all over again.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
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It's not for everyone. Don't let that dissuade you.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
35
Calvary (2014)
Tough as it is, Calvary is food for the soul.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
36
Genteel time-waster.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
37
Get On Up (2014)
38
Will hold us until the next le Carré rolls out.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
39
Land Ho! (2014)
Adjust your expectations accordingly, and take in Nelson and Eenhoorn's subtle characterizations.
Posted Jul 29, 2014
40
Code Black (2014)
Impactful documentary.
Posted Jul 18, 2014
41
Sex Tape (2014)
The material may look "crude" but the concept is slick as glass.
Posted Jul 18, 2014
42
Siddharth (2014)
Such a movie is a rare and elusive thing.
Posted Jul 18, 2014
43
Venus in Fur (2014)
It's the concept that's a bit chewed-over.
Posted Jul 11, 2014
44
Pretty deep waters for a two-hour popcorn movie.
Posted Jul 11, 2014
45
Violette (2014)
An exquisite character study for the literary-minded.
Posted Jul 8, 2014
46
Third Person (2014)
Yet another tedious Paul Haggis hyperlink drama.
Posted Jul 8, 2014
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The Rover (2014)
Sweaty-palms time.
Posted Jul 8, 2014
49
Lightly likable German indie-flavored romp.
Posted Jul 8, 2014
50
Test (2014)
An observant slice of life from a near-mythical time and place.
Posted Jul 8, 2014