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Incredible 'Incredibles': The Superhero Family Is Back With a Sequel That Was Worth the 14-Year Wait

Incredible 'Incredibles': The Superhero Family Is Back With a Sequel That Was Worth the 14-Year Wait

Jun 21, 2018 09:30  |  Bob Grimm

After a 14-year hiatus, the Parr family is finally back for more superhero shenanigans in Pixar’s Incredibles 2 , a sequel that retains the zippy, funny spirit of the original. It’s not as good as the f...

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An Original Caper Film: 'American Animals' Mixes Documentary Elements and Excellent Acting to Tell a Compelling Heist Story

An Original Caper Film: 'American Animals' Mixes Documentary Elements and Excellent Acting to Tell a Compelling Heist Story

Jun 21, 2018 08:15  |  Bob Grimm

American Animals is a heist movie based on a true story—and the film has an original twist.

Writer-director Bart Layton has made a narrative film based on the real-life robbery of treasured collectibles...

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Musical Charmer: Good Tunes, Great Performances and Lots of Love Make 'Hearts Beat Loud' a Summer Success

Musical Charmer: Good Tunes, Great Performances and Lots of Love Make 'Hearts Beat Loud' a Summer Success

Jun 18, 2018 10:30  |  Bob Grimm

Nick Offerman and Kiersey Clemons are a winning, inspiring father-daughter team in Hearts Beat Loud , a musically infused cinematic gem that will stand as one of this summer’s under-the-radar greats.

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Scares Supreme: 'Hereditary' Is an Instant Horror Classic—With Surprising Depth

Scares Supreme: 'Hereditary' Is an Instant Horror Classic—With Surprising Depth

Jun 14, 2018 09:30  |  Bob Grimm

A family gets its proverbial ass viciously kicked in Hereditary , writer-director Ari Aster’s more-than-impressive feature debut. This is a horror movie that will bruise your brain, make your blood run ...

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Home Video Review: The Fifth Season of 'Arrested Development' Proves It’s Still One of TV's Funniest Shows

Home Video Review: The Fifth Season of 'Arrested Development' Proves It’s Still One of TV's Funniest Shows

Jun 11, 2018 13:30  |  Bob Grimm

The Bluths are back together again—with more simultaneous screen time than in Season 4—in the latest Arrested Development reunion on Netflix.

The plotting of this season involves a little too much crazy ...

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Not Enough 'Action': A Boring Narrative Lets Down Both Johnny Knoxville and the Real Amusement Park Depicted in 'Action Point'

Not Enough 'Action': A Boring Narrative Lets Down Both Johnny Knoxville and the Real Amusement Park Depicted in 'Action Point'

Jun 07, 2018 09:30  |  Bob Grimm

Something has gone terribly wrong in Jackass-land since Bad Grandpa .

While Bad Grandpa wasn’t technically a Jackass movie, it was a “Jackass Presents” movie, and it had the usual Jackass movie director, J...

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Dialogue Distress: Despite Some Cool Moments, 'Upgrade' Is Doomed by Amateurish Acting

Dialogue Distress: Despite Some Cool Moments, 'Upgrade' Is Doomed by Amateurish Acting

Jun 07, 2018 08:15  |  Bob Grimm

Some well-choreographed action scenes can’t help low-budget sci-fi thriller Upgrade , well, make the grade.

Logan Marshall-Green stars as Grey, a muscle-car-loving geek who fixes classic autos for rich p...

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Home Video Review: Let's Hope Howard Stern Is Not Dave Letterman's Final Netflix 'Guest'

Home Video Review: Let's Hope Howard Stern Is Not Dave Letterman's Final Netflix 'Guest'

Jun 04, 2018 11:00  |  Bob Grimm

Howard Stern, sporting a silly gray beard in order to give his pal David Letterman a hard time, sits for a terrific interview in the latest installment of Netflix’s My Next Guest Needs No Introduction ....

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