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Birds of Prey: Harley Har Har

Here’s a modest prediction: I don’t think Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) will be nominated for the Best...

Odds and Ends

Since the Oscars are happening early this year, so is this annual piece of mine in which I write miniature reviews for movies from...

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OPENING  Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (R) Margot Robbie stars in this spin-off of Suicide Squad, as Harley Quinn...

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OPENING  Ashwathama (NR) Naga Shaurya stars in this Indian thriller as a police detective hunting a serial killer. Also with Mehreen Pirzada, Sargun Kaur, Krishna...

Clemency: Death Row Blues

This Oscar season, there has been a devoted contingent arguing for Clemency (ooh, I stumbled into that one!), the death penalty drama that plays...

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OPENING  Assassin 33 A.D. (PG-13) This science-fiction film is about a group of science students who accidentally invent a time-travel device. Starring Danny Boaz, Heidi...

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OPENING  Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo (NR) Trivikram Srinivas’ thriller is about the family entanglements of an Indian billionaire (Jayaram) and his driver (Allu Arjun). Also with Pooja...

Best Documentaries of ’19

What’s the deal with documentaries made up only of found footage? Apollo 11 and Amazing Grace have been on a great many lists of...

1917: One Shot

Sam Mendes’ war films like Jarhead and the current 1917 have tried to replicate the visceral thrill and horror of combat without glorifying it....

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OPENING  The Dawn (NR) This horror film stars Devanny Pinn as a young woman living in a convent who’s haunted by the demons that drove...