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Review: JUNGLE CRUISE, Derivative Story Elevated By Charismatic Leads

Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt star in an action adventure, based on a Disney theme-park attraction, and directed by Jaume Collet-Serra.

The Many Faces Of Alfred Molina

This week sees the North American premiere of Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, co-directed by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa, and starring Tina Fey as a journalist in Afghanistan. In his review, Peter Martin says the film is "difficult to categorize yet...

Review: WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT Throws A Wrench Into Military Expectations

Like its title, Whiskey Tango Foxtrot doesn't make much sense at first. Employing a common narrative device, the movie begins during a rowdy dance party in Afghanistan in 2006. As bombs explode outside, the party-goers reveal themselves to be hard-working...

Review: FOCUS, A Fun Trifle

It's fair to say that Focus is the best Will Smith film in what seems like several decades. It's equally fair to say that's not exactly saying very much. Still, this quirky con-man flick is actually loads of fun,...

CRAZY, STUPID LOVE is worth a second look on BLURAY

It's easy to forget the decent rom coms as they come and go so quickly, buried as they are by so many poorer rom-com efforts. Let's be honest. One either likes these kinds of films or finds them boring. But...

CRAZY, STUPID, LOVE. Review

So baldly manipulative that it feels like someone is pinching your nose while pouring Rogaine down your throat, Crazy, Stupid, Love. proves to be as irritating and arbitrary as the punctuation in its title. Granted, I don't laugh at...

This Christmas Jim Carey Is Gay, Gay, Gay, Gay, Gay.

Ladies and gentlemen, the makers of I Love You Phillip Morris would like to take this opportunity to burn into your retinas the sight of Jim Carrey having anal sex with another man. Are you ready? Here we go.I LOVE...