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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies—To the Victor Go the Spoils

Beyond serving up pure fantasy spectacle and some Tolkienist pandering, Battle primarily concerns the distorting effects of wealth and the power it represents. more »

Dec 17, 2014 8:20 AM Movie Reviews

Point and Shoot: Matthew Goes Marching Off to War

"Point and Shoot," provides valuable context for one man's personal evolution and his choices, turning an American footnote to the Arab Spring into a deeply human story. more »

Dec 11, 2014 9:20 AM Movie Reviews

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SLIFF Documentary Takes an Unflinching Look at the History of the Black Image in America

Thomas Allen Harris’ newest documentary, "Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and The Emergence of a People," is many things: poignant, honest, and, at times, downright painful to watch. more »

Nov 22, 2014 8:00 AM Movie Reviews

The Real Deal: An Interview with Documentarian Doug Pray

Pray's new film, "Levitated Mass," screens this Sunday at the St. Louis International Film Festival, which is bestowing the filmmaker with this year's Contemporary Cinema Award. more »

Nov 20, 2014 9:35 AM Movie Reviews

Talking to Josh Arnold, St. Louis Native and Co-writer and Star of “The Impersonators”

We chatted with the comedian, writer, and St. Louis native (whom you may know better from his much-loved "Bob and Tom Show") about his new film, which opens tonight at SLIFF. more »

Nov 17, 2014 12:00 PM Movie Reviews


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