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Robert Rodriguez stars in 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For'

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

By Charlie Nash | Aug 22
"Sin City: A Dame to Kill For," Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez's nine-year-in-the-making follow-up to their original 2005 film adaptation of Miller's graphic novels, lacks the twisted spirit of its predecessor.

Jim Caviezel stars in 'When the Game Stands Tall'

When The Game Stands Tall

By Kevin Taft | Aug 22
"When the Game Stands Tall" fumbles along trying to get us to care, but for some reason can't ever get its touchdown.

Alfred Molina and John Lithgow star in 'Love Is Strange'

Love Is Strange

By Robert Nesti | Aug 22
In a country with an increasingly shrinking safety net and not-full equality for married gays, what happens to this longtime gay couple is the kind of story you might hear about on MSNBC.

Rob Brydon and Steve Coogan star in 'The Trip to Italy'

The Trip to Italy

By Roger Walker-Dack | Aug 22
Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon, who are like a contemporary Brit 'Odd Couple,' are back together again, reprising their roles of touring enthusiastic amateur gastronomes whilst verbally sparring and trying to out 'impersonate' each other.

Chloƫ Grace Moretz stars in 'If I Stay'

If I Stay

By Kevin Taft | Aug 22
"If I Stay" falls somewhere between the silliness of the "Twilight" franchise and the effective earnestness of "The Fault in Our Stars."

A scene from 'Kink'

James Franco's KINK

By Roger Walker-Dack | Aug 22
Filmmaker Christina Voros set out to go behind the mystique of the industry. She interviews several of the directors, who are very matter of fact about their work and how they want to simply be the best in their genre.

Brenton Thwaites stars in 'The Giver'

The Giver

By Kevin Taft | Aug 15
Philip Noyce's adaptation of Lois Lowry's beloved novel might not be perfect, but it is a beautiful and thought-provoking alternative to a summer of superheroes and aliens.

Aubrey Plaza stars in 'Life After Beth'

Life After Beth

By Charlie Nash | Aug 15
"Life After Beth" has an intriguing premise that blends romance, comedy and horror, but no clear sense of direction, resulting in a hollow hybrid of genre tropes.

Harrison Ford stars in 'The Expendables 3'

The Expendables 3

By Kilian Melloy | Aug 15
This is summer fun at its loudest, dumbest, and most ridiculously, cartoonishly violent. It's sure to be a big hit.

Andrew Droz Palermo stars in 'Rich Hill'

Rich Hill

By Jake Mulligan | Aug 15
It's like the directing team set out to make a respectable version of "Gummo." But respectability never improves anything.