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Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014
Rated: PG Rewriting most of the original musical’s songs, this poorly scripted and paced “modern retelling” is an embarrassment. Plucky foster kid Annie (Quvenzhane Wallis) moves in with Wi
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Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014
Rated: R Based on the memoir by Cheryl Strayed, Wild stars Reese Witherspoon as a lone hiker on the Pacific Crest Trail. Reeling from the untimely death of her mother, Bobbi (Laura Dern), Cheryl
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Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014
Rated: R Written and directed by Chris Rock (who also stars), Top Five examines the comedian’s long-standing challenge of translating his comic talent from stand-up comedy to big-screen roles. Rock
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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

This time, Michael Bay delivers a boring spectacle

 Director Michael Bay, known for blockbusters, regularly churns out Transformer films that net enormous worldwide sales. This time, the film’s awkward script and inferior dialog burden the sharply detailed CGI effects that sometimes transfix
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Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014
  Set in a dystopian present, Aaron Eckhart appears as Dr. Frankenstein’s monster, now a rather good-looking fellow named Adam (despite needing a better plastic surgeon). Blessed with immortality, Adam is sought by those wanting to learn his genetic secrets. Yvonne Strahovski plays Adam’s love
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Monday, Dec. 30, 2013
 Written and directed by Michael Landon’s son Christopher, the fifth chapter of the Paranormal franchise finds the demon seeking out a young California Latino, Jesse (Andrew Jacobs). The setting, a decrepit apartment house, adds to the sense of dread when Jesse hears voices coming