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By Genevieve Valentine

Tension-filled "Foxcatcher" builds dread without tipping hand

Steve Carell and Channing Tatum, both tasked with playing characters so deeply turned inward as to seem ingrown, make a compellingly uneven pair.

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Posted Nov. 19, 2014 | Comments: 0

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By Genevieve Valentine

The Western range not so welcoming in "The Homesman"

Tommy Lee Jones' latest outing is a strange film, often as uncomfortable as it is ambitious, but it’s a glimpse of a fascinating West.

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Posted Nov. 19, 2014 | Comments: 0

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By Brooke Bolander

One night only: "David Bowie Is" screens at the Ritz

Touching in-depth on highlights from the Victoria and Albert Museum’s traveling installation, this doc is a fine substitute for experiencing it firsthand.

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Posted Nov. 19, 2014 | Comments: 0

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By Genevieve Valentine

"The Theory of Everything" missing a certain something

Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones deliver, but somehow all their polish keeps those accomplished roles from connecting into an emotionally-engaging whole.

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Posted Nov. 12, 2014 | Comments: 0

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