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The Green Prince: Israel’s Unlikely Eyes Inside Hamas

The tale of Mosab Hassan Yousef is so sensational that it could have been plucked from the pages of an espionage potboiler. more »

Oct 17, 2014 Movie Reviews

Kill the Messenger: The Perils of Airing America’s Dirty Laundry

On the whole, the film's value lies not in its formal qualities but in the light is directs on a dark, ugly corner of American history---and on the man who was destroyed for pointing to it. more »

Oct 10, 2014 Movie Reviews

Gone Girl: Whatever Happened to Amazing Amy?

It’s a story older than Othello, but given Fincher’s filmography (Se7en, Zodiac, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo), it’s hardly shocking that not everything is as it seems. more »

Oct 3, 2014 Movie Reviews

The Boxtrolls: Down, Down to Goblin Town

"The Boxtrolls" is a wonder to behold, dense with exquisite detail and droll touches that create an enveloping, almost tactile world. more »

Sep 26, 2014 Movie Reviews

Virtual Hell: The Zero Theorem at the Webster Film Series

Terry Gilliam's latest work finds the director playing to his strengths: coal-black humor, brassy cultural criticism, and inimitable near-future design. more »

Sep 19, 2014 Movie Reviews


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