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774 – Interstellar (***)

Despite an ear-splitting soundtrack that often threatens to drown out important dialog, Interstellar is a profound hit, a love child of 2001: A Space Odyssey and Contact. Its effects are special, its casting top notch, and its meaning sufficiently ambiguous. … Continue reading

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656 – Contagion (***)

Experienced moviegoers will remember another star-studded epidemic-disease movie called Outbreak, starring Dustin Hoffman as a dedicated scientist. The bad news is that Contagion apes a lot of the tropes found in Outbreak, but the good news is that its characters … Continue reading

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559 – True Grit (****)

The Coen Brothers’ spectactular True Grit, a remake that surpasses the John Wayne original, is certainly one of the best movies of 2010 and is worthy of Oscar consideration. The cast is flawless, the vistas are starkly realized, and the … Continue reading

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555 – Green Zone (**)

Green Zone, an action drama about a US soldier coming to terms with the fact that there may not be weapons of mass destruction in Iraq, is gamely acted and well shot, but it ultimately seems to be lacking a … Continue reading

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Your 2010 Oscars polls: your chance to write-in Bio-Dome

(Note: No write-ins allowed.) 2010 Oscars: Best Picture(polls) 2010 Oscars: Best Actor(answers) 2010 Oscars: Best Actress(answers) 2010 Oscars: Best Director(surveys) 2010 Oscars: Best Supporting Actor(online surveys) 2010 Oscars: Best Supporting Actress(surveys) These posts are kinda like this one: Your 2010 … Continue reading

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