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Cinemaholic Movie Reviews
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Directing: B
Acting: B
Writing: B-
Cinematography: B+
Editing: B

An odd little road movie.Collapse )

Dylan Authors and Julia Sarah Stone aren't quite the WEIRDOS they think they are.


Overall: B
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Directing: C+
Acting: B
Writing: C
Cinematography: B
Editing: C+

I laughed. I cried. Then I decided I did not really like it.Collapse )

Debra Winger and Tracy Letts make the best of THE LOVERS.


Overall: C+
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Directing: B+
Acting: B+
Writing: A-
Cinematography: B
Editing: B

Tests your tolerance for bullshit, and that is the point.Collapse )

Richard Gere and Lior Ashkenazi don't know how prescient that dog is in NORMAN: THE MODERATE RISE AND TRAGIC FALL OF A NEW YORK FIXER.


Overall: B+
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Directing: B
Acting: B+
Writing: B
Cinematography: B
Editing: B+

Schumer haters will feel vindicated; Schumer fans will not be disappointed.Collapse )

snatched


Overall: B
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Directing: B+
Acting: B
Writing: B+
Cinematography: B
Editing: B

A worthy story told conventionally.Collapse )

Gemma Arterton and Bill Nighy are fine in THEIR FINEST.


Overall: B
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Directing: A-
Acting: A+
Writing: A-
Cinematography: B+
Editing: B+

An emotionally rich portrait of a woman ahead of her time.Collapse )

Cynthia Nixon and Jennifer Ehle offer a rich portrait of Emily Dickinson's life in A QUIET PASSION.


Overall: A-
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Directing: B
Acting: A-
Writing: B-
Cinematography: A-
Editing: B

Very well produced. A little bland.Collapse )

Charlie Hunnam searches in vain for THE LOST CITY OF Z.


Overall: B
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Directing: B-
Acting: B
Writing: C+
Cinematography: B
Editing: B-

Not as clever as it hopes you will think it is.Collapse )

Brie Larson packs the heat -- okay, lukewarmness -- into FREE FIRE.


Overall: B-
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Directing: B+
Acting: B
Writing: B
Cinematography: B+
Editing: B+
Special Effects: B+

Not at all what you expect.Collapse )

Anne Hathaway is not the monster you think she is in COLOSSAL.


Overall: B+
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Directing: B
Acting: B+
Writing: A-
Cinematography: B+
Editing: B

Sad and beautiful, in time.Collapse )

Pierre Niney and Paula Beer have a deeply dark and complicated connection in FRANTZ.


Overall: B+
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