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Movies to See Right Now

The best movies of the year are in theaters right now, and here are the very best: Steven Spielberg’s docudrama on the Pentagon Papers, The Post, is both a riveting thriller and an astonishingly insightful portrait of Katharine Graham by … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now

The best movies of the year are in theaters right now, and here are the very best: Steven Spielberg’s docudrama on the Pentagon Papers, The Post, is both a riveting thriller and an astonishingly insightful portrait of Katharine Graham by … 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.  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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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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THE SHAPE OF WATER: an operatic romance (and it’s inter-species)

The Shape of Water is an epic romance from that most imaginative of filmmakers,  writer-director Guillermo del Toro.  The Shape of Water may become the most-remembered film of 2017. The story is set in 1962 Baltimore. Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is … Continue reading

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