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New films: Focus & The Lazarus Effect

Focus Written and Directed by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa Sadly, for a film titled “Focus” it doesn’t excel in that regard. Although it starts out quite well, with a young woman, Jess (Margot...

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New films: Kingsman and Fifty Shades of Grey

Two major releases that open this week suggest that the best approach to relationship security, for some couples, this Valentine’s Day weekend might be to go to the theater together but then see...

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New films: Jupiter Ascending vs. Seventh Son

“Jupiter Ascending” and “Seventh Son” Picking between these films is a little like staring at the muffin and the bowl of cereal at a motel breakfast bar when you’re both gluten and lactose intolerant...

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New films: Two good and two…not so good

American Sniper Directed by Clint Eastwood Clint Eastwood is still going strong and has another winner with “American Sniper,” a character study of Chris Kyle, hailed as America’s deadliest sniper...

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New films: Selma, Taken 3 and Inherent Vice

Selma Directed by Ava DuVernay Fifty years have passed since the events depicted in “Selma” and it’s both inspiring and disappointing to watch the film in a time when some of the same struggle...

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