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Review | “Lost Girls” demands to be seen

“Lost Girls” release poster.
March 17, 2020
Now streaming on Netflix, the new film “Lost Girls” from director Liz Garbus asks us to reconsider our preconceived ideas of these women and their work.

’Pokemon Detective Pikachu’ exceeds fans’ expectations

“Detective Pikachu” production still.
May 15, 2019
While the goal of the protagonists is serious, “Pokemon Detective Pikachu” is a wholesome and hilariously fun movie.

‘Fighting with My Family’ leaves out the fight, waters down Paige

“Fighting with My Family” release poster.
February 26, 2019
The new film “Fighting with My Family” takes on the challenge of portraying the deep emotional highs and lows of WWE superstar Saraya-Jade Bevis (Florence Pugh) — who is known simply as Paige in the ring.

“The Kid Who Would Be King:” A familiar, but heartwarming story

Louis Ashbourne Serkis in the film
January 28, 2019
On the surface, “The Kid Who Would Be King” seems to fit the bill of kitschy family film shunted into the January dump of films, but it offers much more.

‘Christopher Robin’ is unoriginal but uplifting

Ewan McGregor plays Christopher Robin and Tim Cummings is the voice for Winnie the Pooh in the family-friendly film released Aug. 3. (Photo via TNS/Disney)
August 20, 2018
The drama-fantasy is a somewhat slow and cliche, yet heartwarming and beautiful continuation of A.A. Milne’s stories.

Newest Thor installment shows Marvel’s second phase will keep pace

Newest Thor installment shows Marvel's second phase will keep pace
November 7, 2013

“Thor: The Dark World”Directed by: Alan TaylorStarring: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Christopher Eccleston, Tom HiddlestonGrade: BMarvel Studios continues their unmatched streak of dependably...

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