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  Jeff Nichols’ (Mud, Take Shelter, Shotgun Stories) fourth feature-length film, Midnight Special, could have been easily retitled “The Young Messiah Chronicles,” “The Adventures of the Young Messiah,” or “The Young Messiah and the Journey to Wonderland” (the sequel title already comes pre-made, “The Young Messiah and the Wizard of

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  After what seemed like a never-ending series of bombs and misfires culminating with Mortdecai earlier this year, Johnny Depp’s career as an A-list leading man seemed all but over (next year’s Pirates of the Caribbean notwithstanding), but Depp finally found a role to fit his peculiar talents and makeup

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How does Johnny Depp’s portrayal of James “Whitey” Bulger stack up against his other roles based on real people?

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THE GIFT: Joel Edgerton’s slyly subversive, suspense-driven directorial debut successfully manipulates expectations for suspense & surprise.

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EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS — Not the camp disaster some expected, but nonetheless a flawed, frustrating film.

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This week there is an interesting mixture of genres, from The Walking Dead to Gatsby and men with muscles! I think everyone will be satisfied. Don’t forget to let me know if there’s something that should be a must have or if there’s any other opinions you might have. Leave everything

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We know not everyone has time for every major release or big movie, so instead of featuring 10 great films a month, these are truly the ones that cannot be missed this May. They’ll either be films coming out in theaters that week or something on Netflix I think that’s worth the watch.

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Kathryn Bigelow’s follow up to THE HURT LOCKER combines brains and brawn to create her magnum opus, the best political thriller in years.

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Here are 4 Must-See Movies for January. We know not everyone has time for every major release or big movie, so instead of featuring 10 great films a month, these are truly the ones that cannot be missed. They’ll either be films coming out in theaters that week or something on

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A second trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby has arrived from Warner Bros. This second gives us a refreshed look at the direction that this adaptation has taken. Luhrmann continues to bring highly stylized films that you either love or hate. I am liking what I am seeing so far, but then again I like just about everything with Leonardo DiCaprio in it.

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Still of Jessica Chastain in Zero Dark Thirty. Photo by Jonathan Olley – © 2012 – Zero Dark Thirty, LLC. This Chick’s Flicks logo: © 2012 Kristal Bailey. . Dear Readers, I don’t know about you, but for me, December is shaping up to be a fairly expensive month. And not just

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The directorial debut from Animal Kingdom actor Kieran Darcy-Smith, Wish You Were Here tells the story of four Australian holidaymakers who embark on a week long trip to Cambodia. Steph McKinney (Teresa Palmer) has been invited on the vacation by her new boyfriend Jeremy King (Antony Starr) and asks her

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For fans of HBO’s The Newsroom, the new trailer for Zero Dark Thirty is very timely, as last Sunday’s episode pertains to the same subject as this film: the death of Osama Bin Laden. (Sidebar, even if you don’t watch The Newsroom, at least watch “5/1” episode just for being an

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Continuing where they left off with 1996’s Romeo + Juliet, Baz Luhrmann and Leonardo DiCaprio have taken the next step in their incredibly elaborate and expensive effort to get high schoolers to complete their English requirements: the first official trailer for their upcoming adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s great American

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