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Mr. Turner (2014)
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Selma (2015)
Think of it as "Civil Rights for beginners."
Posted Jan 23, 2015
5
Big Eyes (2014)
Bad taste is timeless.
Posted Jan 23, 2015
6
The story never seems to end. It just keeps lurching on, anti-climax after anti-climax.
Posted Jan 23, 2015
7
As he begins to doubt, so do we.
Posted Jan 23, 2015
8
Unbroken (2014)
Irony is not allowed, only old-fashioned bravery.
Posted Jan 23, 2015
9
Seems a trifle weary, as if everyone were exhausted and anxious to finally get it over with.
Posted Jan 23, 2015
10
Annie (2014)
11
As dead as the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Posted Jan 23, 2015
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Wild (2014)
There's something about a cinematic road trip that circulates the juices, stirs the pheromones.
Posted Jan 23, 2015
15
You'll want to wear a sweater to the theater.
Posted Jan 23, 2015
16
The Homesman (2014)
17
Foxcatcher (2014)
We leave the theater with a queasy feeling, as if we've stayed too long at a peep show.
Posted Jan 23, 2015
18
Low Down (2014)
A must-see for a very particular audience.
Posted Jan 23, 2015
19
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
20
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
24
Interstellar (2014)
25
Nightcrawler (2014)
Despite the grisly trimmings and Gyllenhaal's unhinged performance, it's coldly analytical and dry as a bone.
Posted Nov 7, 2014
26
Birdman (2014)
27
Whiplash (2014)
One of the most impactful student-teacher yarns in many moons.
Posted Nov 7, 2014
28
A documentary that reflects a perfect storm of American social and economic problems.
Posted Oct 24, 2014
29
Fury (2014)
30
Lilting (2014)
Lilting stars wilting from its very first scene.
Posted Oct 17, 2014
31
Just about the saddest movie of the season, particularly for men and women in the news industry.
Posted Oct 17, 2014
32
It's pretty to look at, at any rate.
Posted Oct 17, 2014
33
Gone Girl (2014)
Their character hell is our luxuriant garden of human folly.
Posted Oct 17, 2014
34
Aggressively harmless.
Posted Oct 17, 2014
35
Splendid period footage and relatively little politics.
Posted Oct 17, 2014
36
Wetlands (2014)
Sets new standards for the frank spotlighting of bodily functions.
Posted Sep 22, 2014
37
Tusk (2014)
38
The Drop (2014)
39
A must for music lovers.
Posted Sep 22, 2014
40
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
43
A brisk combination of bloodshed and pratfalls.
Posted Aug 27, 2014
44
What If (2014)
Jelly donut romantic comedy, a haphazard tale of two dorks in love.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
45
Alive Inside (2014)
Gratifying documentary.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
46
I Origins (2014)
Part sci-fi, part romance, and most of all a wholly engrossing drama of emotions.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
47
Boyhood (2014)
48
Frank (2014)
Frank is a tribute to a way of life as much as to an individual.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
49
Rich Hill (2014)
Approach to social problems is cool but sympathetic.
Posted Aug 20, 2014
50
The Giver (2014)
Tear it down and start all over again.
Posted Aug 20, 2014