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“Little Woods” is a thriller that thinks it’s too good for thrills

Nia DaCosta’s Little Woods belongs to a subgenre of American indie cinema concerned with poor people trying to hold on to the stability they’ve managed…

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Review: “The Wind” is indie horror at its best

The latest addition to IFC Midnight’s horror catalogue is The Wind, a crossover between western and horror that I have been meaning to watch for…

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“The Ballad of Buster Scruggs”: The Netflix movie of the Coen brothers to death suits them so well …

The universe of the Coen brothers in a setting worthy of the films “The Ballad of Buster Scruggs” of Joel Coen. This is what the…

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Prospect: A stylish science fiction movie that puts world building first

Writer-directors Christopher Caldwell and Zeek Earl show incredible promise in “Prospect”. Even if their feature debut ultimately falls flat Science fiction tends to be an…

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Tom Cruise control and set-piece thrills in Mission: Impossible – Fallout

Director Christopher McQuarrie brings slick tension and fun to Ethan Hunt’s sixth adventure There is running, there is jumping and there is a fantastic punch-up…

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Avengers: Infinity War is stunning, hilarious, and heartbreaking

Directors Joe and Anthony Russo create a superhero movie where nobody is safe The most definitive overarching issue with the Marvel Cinematic Universe has been…

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Avengers: Endgame – Marvel’s ultimate love letter to fans tops Infinity War

Avengers: Infinity War’s cliff-hanger ending left me fuming. The highly anticipated Avengers: Endgame, in theaters now, picks up the pieces of that story with a…

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I was wrong about “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”

I didn’t love the animated feature when it came out in theaters last year, but I do now. Here’s why Cast Shameik Moore as Miles…

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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – Apocalypse Too Soon

Eddie Redmayne stars as Newt Scamander, a “magizoologist” with a suitcase full of creatures in “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald,” the second installment of…

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‘Aquaman’ of DC Comics Universe: Our Hero Swims. His Movie Sinks.

Nobody’s going to “Aquaman” for the metaphors. And to be fair, nobody put metaphors in “Aquaman.” Yet when a set of plastic six-pack rings drifts…

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