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  • 'The Interview' Review: Kim plays hoops, loves Katy Perry and is likable. So why the brouhaha?

    JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer
    Updated: 11 hr ago

    That I was one of the relative few to see "The Interview" is not a boast I take any pleasure in. It's with heavy sadness, not pride, that I review Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg's North Korean farce. As of Thursday morning, the film has been shelved just a week ahead of its planned...

  • Chris Rock shines in 'Top Five'

    By Jordan Mintzer The Hollywood Reporter -
    Published: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    Starring Chris Rock, Rosario Dawson, JB Smoove, Gabrielle Union, Tracy Morgan, Cedric the Entertainer, Kevin Hart, Jerry Seinfeld, Adam Sandler, Whoopi Goldberg; directed by Chris Rock; 101 minutes; R for strong sexual content, nudity, crude humor, language throughout and some drug...

  • 'Exodus' is impressive, but might leave you cold

    By Roger Moore Tribune News Service -
    Published: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    Sprawling and spectacular, brawny and bloody, Ridley Scott's "Exodus: Gods and Kings" stabs an exclamation point onto a year peppered with religious films, one that began with the less conventional and trippier "Noah." This is Old Testament as action epic, featuring a two-fisted,...

  • List: The only 2014/2015 holiday movie guide you'll need

    By Gene Triplett, Dennis King and Nathan Poppe The Oklahoman -
    Updated: Mon, Dec 8, 2014

    hatever holiday joy and comfort you can muster this season, save it for the cinema. Besides a small offering of comedy and family flicks, it's looking a lot like Oscar season. Familiar epics from Ridley Scott and Peter Jackson will make a big, loud splash, but it's the dramas that will...

  • 'The Homesman': Hard traveling in the Old West

    By Steven Rea The Philadelphia Inquirer -
    Published: Fri, Dec 5, 2014

    It's a curious cargo in the wooden wagon, pulled by a pair of mules named Grace and Redemption, moving east across the Nebraska plains. In Tommy Lee Jones' odd and affecting Western "The Homesman," three women who have lost their minds are being transported to an Iowa church - a rugged...

  • 'Horrible Bosses 2' isn't about bosses at all

    By Roger Moore McClatchy Newspapers -
    Updated: Fri, Nov 28, 2014

    Starring Jason Bateman, Chris Pine, Jason Sudeikis, Jamie Foxx, Jennifer Aniston, Charlie Day, Christoph Waltz; directed by Sean Anders; 108 minutes; R for strong crude sexual content and language throughout Your enjoyment of "Horrible Bosses 2" is almost wholly dependent on your...

  • 'Penguins of Madagascar' hatches a bird-brained scheme

    By COLIN COVERT Minneapolis Star Tribune -
    Published: Fri, Nov 28, 2014

    Starring the voices of Benedict Cumberbatch, John Malkovich, Christopher Knights, Ken Jeong; directed by J.P. Simon and Simon J. Smith; 92 minutes; PG for mild action and some rude humor In "Penguins of Madagascar," there is nothing Madagascan. The images in this computer-

  • 'Mockingjay' lacks momentum of previous 'Hunger Games'

    By Cary Darling
Fort Worth Star-Telegram -
    Updated: Fri, Nov 21, 2014

    he Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1," the first installment in the last chapter of the popular franchise, is all coil and no release. It's a taut, dark portrait of a universe upended by revolution, one where the flashy bread and circuses of the first two films have been replaced by...