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A Rare Masterpiece: Martin McDonagh's 'Three Billboards' Features a Once-in-a-Decade Performance from Frances McDormand

A Rare Masterpiece: Martin McDonagh's 'Three Billboards' Features a Once-in-a-Decade Performance from Frances McDormand

1 DAY AGO  |  Bob Grimm

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is the third feature film by writer-director Martin McDonagh.

It’s also his third masterpiece.

Three Billboards also marks another astonishing film achievement fo...

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Coming of Age: Greta Gerwig's Tale About Growing Up in Sacramento Is an Emotional, Funny Triumph

Coming of Age: Greta Gerwig's Tale About Growing Up in Sacramento Is an Emotional, Funny Triumph

4 DAYS AGO  |  Bob Grimm

Greta Gerwig makes her solo directorial debut with Lady Bird , a semi-autobiographical look at her life growing up in Sacramento—and she immediately establishes herself as a directing force to be reckon...

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Home Video Review: Jim Carrey's Method-Acting Antics Are on Riveting Display in Netflix's 'Jim and Andy'

Home Video Review: Jim Carrey's Method-Acting Antics Are on Riveting Display in Netflix's 'Jim and Andy'

5 DAYS AGO  |  Bob Grimm

There are actors who are difficult to work with … and then there is Jim Carrey.

Carrey took difficulty to otherworldly levels behind the scenes of 1999’s Man on the Moon , the Milos Forman-directed biopi...

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Behind the Classic: Dan Stevens Shines as Charles Dickens in 'The Man Who Invented Christmas'

Behind the Classic: Dan Stevens Shines as Charles Dickens in 'The Man Who Invented Christmas'

12 DAYS AGO  |  Bob Grimm

In 1843, when Charles Dickens published A Christmas Carol , folks were just starting to get into that thing we call Christmas, with stuff like Christmas trees, gift-giving and Cyber Mondays. (An iPad wo...

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True TV: 'Happy!' Brings the Weirdness to Syfy; 'Fuller House' Further Erodes 'Merica

True TV: 'Happy!' Brings the Weirdness to Syfy; 'Fuller House' Further Erodes 'Merica

12 DAYS AGO  |  Bill Frost

I only needed to hear “from the creators of Crank ” to be all-in for Happy! (series debut Wednesday, Dec. 6, Syfy). Based on the Image comic, Happy! follows disgraced ex-cop Nick Sax (Christopher Meloni, ki...

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Home Video Review: Netflix's 'Mudbound' Is a Somber Film With Powerhouse Performances

Home Video Review: Netflix's 'Mudbound' Is a Somber Film With Powerhouse Performances

13 DAYS AGO  |  Bob Grimm

Director and co-screenwriter Dee Rees paints a bleak picture of post-World War II Mississippi in Mudbound , a performance powerhouse that showcases the talents of Carey Mulligan, Garrett Hedlund, Jason ...

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This Film Doesn't Do DC 'Justice': Bad Special Effects and an Unsurprising Script Foil This Superhero Blockbuster

This Film Doesn't Do DC 'Justice': Bad Special Effects and an Unsurprising Script Foil This Superhero Blockbuster

21 DAYS AGO  |  Bob Grimm

Come on, DC Films! You did so well with Wonder Woman , and Justice League was your chance to really establish your superhero universe!

And you blew it.

Justice League is an expensive mess in which some of ou...

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Battle of the Nuns: Great Acting Helps Make 'Novitate' an Awards Contender

Battle of the Nuns: Great Acting Helps Make 'Novitate' an Awards Contender

21 DAYS AGO  |  Bob Grimm

Great actresses do great things in Novitate , a stunner from writer-director Margaret Betts.

Cathleen (Margaret Qualley) joins a convent in the 1960s, right in time for the major policy changes for nuns ...

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