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Five Reasons ‘First Man’ Is a Box Office Bust
8 months ago

Five Reasons ‘First Man’ Is a Box Office Bust

The good news for “First Man?”

The Neil Armstrong biopic fell just 46 percent at the box office over the weekend.

The bad news? The film opened meekly a week …
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HiT Review: ‘First Man,’ ‘Goosebumps 2’
8 months ago

HiT Review: ‘First Man,’ ‘Goosebumps 2’

Damien Chazelle is three for three.

That can be fuzzy in baseball terms, since it can mean three bunt singles or three home runs.

The director of “Whiplash” and “La …
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Caution: ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Is Exactly What You Wanted
2 years ago

Caution: ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Is Exactly What You Wanted

“Blade Runner 2049” might just be a perfect sequel. There’s a catch, of course.

By perfect we mean the film doesn’t just continue the story started in the 1982 original. …
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‘La La Land’ Is Pure Movie Magic. Really
3 years ago

‘La La Land’ Is Pure Movie Magic. Really

When was the last time a movie filled you with joy?

Sure, Marvel movies are breathtaking, and those “Furious” films make you wanna push your Corolla to its limits.

Cinematic …
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Why ‘Nice Guys’ Finish First for a Change
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3 years ago

Why ‘Nice Guys’ Finish First for a Change

No, that doesn’t refer to his new, meatier frame in “The Nice Guys.” It’s about an oh, so serious actor letting loose for a change.

It suits him well.

The …
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‘Big Short’ Bearish on Compelling Drama
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3 years ago

‘Big Short’ Bearish on Compelling Drama

(Very) nice try, but it wasn’t enough.

“The Big Short,” based on Michael Lewis’ bestseller breaking down that fiscal calamity, doesn’t just leave out key details. It forgets it’s a …
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