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By Jeff Simon » Thursday, September 11, 2014

Be prepared. “The Drop” has a relatively long fuse. When it’s lit, the explosion may take awhile, but the slow burn is worth it.T… Read more

By McClatchy-Tribune News Services » Thursday, September 11, 2014

You might have thought “Dolphin Tale,” the sleeper hit kids’ film of a few falls back, was a complete, compact and uplifting stor… Read more

By Jeff Simon » Thursday, September 11, 2014

Coogan, Brydon star in sequel that’s one of funniest films of the year Read more

By Christopher Schobert » Thursday, September 4, 2014

It is the exclamation point in the title “Land Ho!” that best indicates the tone, feel and goals of the film, a modest, wonderfully ente… Read more

By Jeff Simon » Wednesday, September 3, 2014

One of the first things Irene does in a new hotel room is put on a pair of white rubber gloves.She then checks every surface of the room for dust &#x2… Read more

By Melinda Miller » Friday, August 29, 2014

With August coming to a close, moviegoers can revisit two weeks in July – that’s July 1996 – with the slow, sweet story of &#x201… Read more

By McClatchy-Tribune News Services » Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Brosnan is great, but ‘The November Man’ is a confusing thriller Read more

By Andra Cernavskis » Thursday, August 21, 2014

Popular Young Adult novel makes a successful transition to big screen Read more

By San Francisco Chronicle » Thursday, August 21, 2014

Outside of humans invaded by body snatchers and presidents whose nations are threatened by an asteroid, has there been a more stoic big screen perform… Read more

By Jeff Simon » Thursday, August 21, 2014

Alfred Hitchcock would have loved the opening minutes of John Michael McDonagh’s “Calvary.”A weary and quietly virtuous Irish pri… Read more

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