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727 – The Family (***)

The Family, a dazzling, profane, hilarious mob film from Luc Besson, includes – I am not kidding – a great performance by Robert De Niro, an actor who, for the better part of a decade has made plenty of paycheck … Continue reading

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The only Oscars picks you’ll ever need, probably

Oh, yes. Here it is. The moment one of us has been waiting for: my Oscar picks! This seems like a good time to point out that we do have polls still running. I’ll close them shortly before the show … Continue reading

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Best Supporting Actor Poll

Pretty good choices here, but isn’t it funny how Hoffman gets a supporting nod for The Master when his character was, in fact, The Master? Either way, I hope he doesn’t win. These posts are kinda like this one: Best … Continue reading

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690 – Lincoln (****)

Can anyone truly be surprised that Lincoln, starring the gifted Daniel Day-Lewis and directed by Steven Spielberg, is an out-of-the-park, instant classic? The movie was destined for success as soon as those two signed on, and do they ever deliver. … Continue reading

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643 – Men in Black III (***)

A significant upgrade over part II (yes, I know I liked it, shush), Men in Black III offers a plausible plot, the usual engaging performances from Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones, and awesome-looking aliens. It’s a keeper. This time … Continue reading

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