movie reviews

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    People Like Us movie review: Do Bro and Sis Kiss?

    People Like Us is a story about secrets. Some harmless, some life-changing. When his father dies, Sam discovers a bombshell -- his...
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    To Rome with Love movie review: absurd fantasy fulfillment

    Everyone has a secret fantasy. Some are simple and others are, well, complicated. Set in the eternal city of Rome, four comedic...
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    Brave movie review: a Pixar pioneer

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    This is the story of Merida, a princess with dazzling ginger hair who prefers archery and horseback riding to wedding some...
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    Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter movie review: Un-civil war

    Who knew the antebellum south was riddled with vampires? Abraham Lincoln, that’s who! Yes, history has never been so weird. This...
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    Seeking a Friend for the End of the World movie review: Romance for the apocalypse

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    If an asteroid were to hit earth three weeks from today, would you spend your last precious hours updating your status on Facebook?...
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    Your Sister's Sister movie review: Awkward family photo

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    Two sisters with hidden agendas make for a sticky situation when they spend the weekend with Jack. One sister’s a lesbian and the...
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    Prometheus movie review: Move over HAL and Siri

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    In the ancient Greek myth, Prometheus is the Titan who steals fire from the gods, giving humans power they were never meant to have....
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    Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted movie review -- circus act

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    1.4
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    The Zoosters are back, only this time they’re on the run through the European Alps, hiding from French animal control and teaching a...
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    Lola Versus movie review: slutty and nice?

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    Meet Lola, a pretty girl who thinks she's getting married until her hot, emo boyfriend freaks out and dumps her. Lola devolves into...
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    Snow White and the Huntsman movie review: un-Disney

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    3.4
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    A war of beauty and power wages in a magical kingdom where good and bad are not only separated into two mystical forests, but also...
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    MIB3 movie review: Time jumpin’ and Pimp Slappin’?

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    Will Smith “time jumps” back to the summer of ’69, where Andy Warhol, a moon launch and slimy aliens all threaten the planet, not to...
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    Moonrise Kingdom movie review: Clever or just cliché?

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    When a 12-year-old Khaki Scout escapes a camping trip to marry a depressive blue-eyeshadowed girl and her cat, getting struck by...
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    Chernobyl Diaries movie review: Six tourists have a melt down

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    Welcome to Uri’s Extreme Vacations! Looking for a unique place to propose to your girlfriend? Want some spectacular photos for your...
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    Battleship movie review: You Sunk My Space Invader?

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    It doesn't take a Magic 8 Ball to realize a mysterious object with a Monopoly on the high seas Speaks and Spells Trouble for the US...
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    What to Expect When You're Expecting movie review

    Five couples. Five babies. Ten FREAK OUTS! If anything is clear about What to Expect When You're Expecting , no one has any idea...
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    Movie review: The Dictator

    Sacha Baron Cohen is known for playing outlandish characters and interacting with real people who don't realize he's an actor. But...
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    Movie review: Dark Shadows

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    Welcome to Collinwood Manor where you'll find a time-warped menagerie of blood-suckers, she-devils and ghosties who'll have you...
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    Movie review: Girl in Progress

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    Girl in Progress isn’t just about a girl growing up, it’s about a grown up, growing up, too. This inspiring love story between a...
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    Movie review: A Little Bit of Heaven

    What would you do if you found out you were dying? Kate Hudson wrestles with love and death in what may be the best performance of...
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    Movie review: The Avengers

    What's it like to go on a super hero holiday with your favorite comic-book icons? A lot like going to see The Avengers in 3-D, I'll...