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Movies to See Right Now

Many of the best movies of the year are in theaters right now, and here are the very best.  The links for Phantom Thread, Call Me By Your Name, The Florida Project and I, Tonya will go live throughout this … Continue reading

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The best movies of 2017

Every year, I keep a running list of the best movies I’ve seen this year. I usually end up with a Top Ten and another 5-15 mentions. Here’s last year’s list. To get on my year-end list, a movie has … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

Many of the best movies of the year are in theaters right now, and here are the very best: Pixar’s Coco is a moving and authentic dive into Mexican culture, and it’s visually spectacular. The Shape of Water, Guillermo del … Continue reading

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DVD/Streams of the Week: the best movies of the year

About half of the year’s best movies are already out on video. I’ve been shilling The Big Sick and Truman over the past month. Here are the rest: Wind River: another masterpiece from Taylor Sheridan. Smart, layered and intelligent, Wind … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

Many of the best movies of the year are in theaters right now, and here are the very best: Pixar’s Coco is a moving and authentic dive into Mexican culture, and it’s visually spectacular. The Shape of Water, Guillermo del … Continue reading

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Stream of the Week: TRUMAN – how people say goodbye

For the second week in a row, I’m suggesting that you take this opportunity to watch what may be the best movie of this year – in your own home. In the deeply emotionally affecting and humane Spanish film Truman, … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

We’ve had a surge of universally acclaimed movies open in Silicon Valley, and here are the very best (some of the links will go live later in the weekend): Pixar’s Coco, a moving and authentic dive into Mexican culture. It’s … Continue reading

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Stream of the Week: TRUMAN – the year’s best movie?

This may be the best movie I’ve seen this year. In the deeply emotionally affecting and humane Spanish film Truman, Tomás (Javier Cámara) leaves Montreal to pay a surprise four-day visit to his longtime friend Julián (Ricardo Darin) in Madrid. … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

Recommended movies to see in theaters this week: The gentle and insightful end-of-life drama Truman. Often funny, it’s a weeper that is never maudlin. One of the best movies of the year.  Hard to find, but worth it. The droll … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

Recommended movies to see in theaters this week: The gentle and insightful end-of-life drama Truman. Often funny, it’s a weeper that is never maudlin. One of the best movies of the year.  Hard to find, but worth it. The Lost … Continue reading

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