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Muppets Most Wanted (2014)

★★1/2
About as flat and basic a story as you can imagine, a stunning departure from the 2011 Jason Segel-led reboot. Continue reading

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Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)

★★★1/2
A great option for families and a film that will likely stand up to repeated viewings. Continue reading

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Wind Rises, The (2014)

★★★★
As beautiful a film as Hayao Miyazaki’s Studio Ghibli production house has ever produced. Continue reading

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Hunger Games, The: Catching Fire (2013)

★★★★1/2
One of the most impressive and thrilling youth-oriented fantasy films of recent memory. Continue reading

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Fifth Estate, The (2013)

★★
Has no idea what stand it should be taking or what statement it wants to make. Continue reading

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Percy Jackson: Sea Of Monsters (2013)

★★
The wrong people got ahold of this franchise and doomed it from the start. Continue reading

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Hunger Games, The (2012)

[Rating:4.5/5]
“…bucks conventions in delivering a refreshingly non-conformist, edgy, and distinctive film, unlike any comparable predecessors.” Continue reading

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Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

[Rating:3.5/5]
“…a well made and entertaining ride from start to finish.” Continue reading

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Burlesque (2010)

[Rating:2/5]
“…nothing more than a cinematic bauble or tchotchke.” Continue reading

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Easy A (2010)

[Rating:4/5]
“This is one of the funniest and quietly thought-provoking films of the year.” Continue reading

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