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Charlize Theron

Why ‘Tully’ Is Almost Too Good at Capturing Motherhood
3 months ago

Why ‘Tully’ Is Almost Too Good at Capturing Motherhood

There’s s sense throughout “Tully” that another shoe will drop, must drop, to justify the story.

Charlize Theron plays a frazzled mom whose life regains some normalcy after a night …
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HiT Reviews: ‘A Wrinkle in Time,’ ‘Gringo’
4 months ago

HiT Reviews: ‘A Wrinkle in Time,’ ‘Gringo’

An ‘A’ for effort only goes so far.

The long-awaited film adaptation of “A Wrinkle in Time” lives up to the hype … visually. It’s gorgeous to watch, from the …
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Theron’s ‘Atomic Blonde’ Schools Modern Action Flicks
12 months ago

Theron’s ‘Atomic Blonde’ Schools Modern Action Flicks

There’s one critical element missing from today’s action films.

A hero who takes as many punches as he throws. Or as she throws, to be more inclusive.

Charlize Theron single …
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‘Fate of the Furious’ Pushes Family to Its Breaking Point
1 year ago

‘Fate of the Furious’ Pushes Family to Its Breaking Point

This “family” business is getting out of hand.

We’ve thrilled to the non-traditional clan at the heart of the “Fast and Furious” franchise. Black, white, Hispanic and Asian. It doesn’t …
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‘Huntsman: Winter’s War’ – Instant Franchise Fatigue
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2 years ago

‘Huntsman: Winter’s War’ – Instant Franchise Fatigue

Technically, the franchise started four years ago with “Snow White and the Huntsman.” That film made enough coin to warrant a new installment. But the film didn’t entrench itself in …
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Top 5 Movie Femme Fatales
2 years ago

Top 5 Movie Femme Fatales

It’s getting harder and harder these days. Over the past five years Hollywood has turned its back on portraying women as anything but strong, competent protagonists.

You’re more likely to see …
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