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Get Out

Get Out

“Tonally satisfying and provocative. Director Jordan Peele makes a clever, anti-racism statement.”

February 24, 2017
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Grade: B
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Logan

Logan

“[Logan] outdoes every film in the ‘X’-series—and most comic book movies, period.”

February 17, 2017
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Grade: A
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The Great Wall

The Great Wall

“Boring…It doesn’t ever fully embrace its potential for mash-up weirdness.”

February 17, 2017
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Grade: C
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The LEGO Batman Movie

The LEGO Batman Movie

“At its best and most brilliant in these moments of winking, hyperbolic-yet spiritually-reverent adaptation.”

February 10, 2017
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Grade: A
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The Space Between Us

The Space Between Us

“Might be enough to placate some less discerning audiences, but it’s inauthentic.”

February 3, 2017
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Grade: C-
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Split

Split

“Mixed results. A head-scratching end to the climax and an icky aftertaste in the epilogue.”

January 20, 2017
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Grade: C+
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Patriots Day

Patriots Day

“Director Peter Berg has put together a fantastic ensemble piece that never loosens the screws.”

January 13, 2017
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Grade: B
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Silence

Silence

“It’s a tough nut to crack, [but] it’s harrowing and challenging; well performed and well written.”

January 13, 2017
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Grade: B
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Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures

“Inspirational, but lacks a resonance strong enough to differentiate itself from the well-trodden genre.”

January 6, 2017
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Grade: B-
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La La Land

La La Land

“An adorable, choreographed-to-a-fault work of art. Stone and Gosling light up every scene.”

December 23, 2016
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Grade: B+
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Lion

Lion

“Tender, sincere and will definitely be a hard watch for anyone who has ever lost a child or parent.”

December 23, 2016
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Grade: B+
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Fences

Fences

“Incredible performances, which is reason enough to forgive the film’s shortcomings.”

December 23, 2016
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Grade: B
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