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Home Video Review: What Are Anne Hathaway, Willem Dafoe and Ben Affleck Doing in Such a God-Awful Movie?

Home Video Review: What Are Anne Hathaway, Willem Dafoe and Ben Affleck Doing in Such a God-Awful Movie?

Feb 25, 2020 12:45  |  Bob Grimm

Holy hell, The Last Thing He Wanted is a bad movie. I mean, it’s bad. Like, really, really, really, really, really bad.

Anne Hathaway trudges through this adaptation of Joan Didion’s novel, a movie that ca...

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Feeling Blue: Jim Carrey Almost Salvages 'Sonic the Hedgehog' and Its Unoriginal Script

Feeling Blue: Jim Carrey Almost Salvages 'Sonic the Hedgehog' and Its Unoriginal Script

Feb 20, 2020 10:30  |  Bob Grimm

Out of the gate, Sonic the Hedgehog looks like it could be one of the year’s worst films. It’s irritating; it’s unoriginal; and it features multiple jokes about cops eating donuts, as if we haven’t hear...

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Home Video Review: Shia LaBeouf Is Fantastic in This Semi-Autobiographical Film on Amazon

Home Video Review: Shia LaBeouf Is Fantastic in This Semi-Autobiographical Film on Amazon

Feb 17, 2020 18:05  |  Bob Grimm

Shia LaBeouf returns with a vengeance in Amazon’s Honey Boy , offering both the screenplay and a gripping performance as his own dad in this autobiographical take on his pre-adolescent and teen years. T...

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More Hyena, Please: The Lack of a Plot Overshadows Fun Moments in 'Birds of Prey'

More Hyena, Please: The Lack of a Plot Overshadows Fun Moments in 'Birds of Prey'

Feb 13, 2020 10:30  |  Bob Grimm

After being the only thing worth anyone’s time in Suicide Squad , Harley Quinn gets her own movie in Birds of Prey: And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn , a marked improvement over the fil...

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Home Video Review: 'Come to Daddy' Looks Like a Great Dark Comedy at First—but Then It Falls Apart

Home Video Review: 'Come to Daddy' Looks Like a Great Dark Comedy at First—but Then It Falls Apart

Feb 10, 2020 11:55  |  Bob Grimm

A troubled artist (Elijah Wood) answers a letter from his long-last dad (Stephen McHattie) and goes to visit him at his oceanfront property. What starts out as a sweet get-together in the film Come to ...

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Witch Weariness: 'Gretel and Hansel' Is Yet Another Boring 'Horror' Film With a PG-13 Rating

Witch Weariness: 'Gretel and Hansel' Is Yet Another Boring 'Horror' Film With a PG-13 Rating

Feb 06, 2020 14:00  |  Bob Grimm

Robert Eggers is two films into his feature-directing career, and people are already trying to rip off his style.

Gretel and Hansel shoots for the slow-burn, deliberately paced, lushly photographed styl...

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Content Shifter: The Definitive Guide to XFL 2020

Content Shifter: The Definitive Guide to XFL 2020

Feb 06, 2020 13:30  |  Bill Frost

Like you, I was on the fence about the whole “The world ended in 2012, and we’ve been existing in an eff’dup alternate reality ever since” theory. But then the resurrection of the XFL was announced, so ...

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Home Video Review: 'Taylor Swift: Miss Americana' Entertains While Explaining the Singer's Recent Work

Home Video Review: 'Taylor Swift: Miss Americana' Entertains While Explaining the Singer's Recent Work

Feb 04, 2020 10:30  |  Bob Grimm

Taylor Swift goes the Beyoncé route with her own Netflix special—and it’s a winner.

While Taylor Swift: Miss Americana covers her whole life, it focuses mostly on the making of her last two albums and he...

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