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In "The November Man" Pierce Brosnan attempts to outdo Liam Neeson in creating a franchise for the older Holllywood star. Good luck.
"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.
"When the Game Stands Tall" fumbles along trying to get us to care, but for some reason can't ever get its touchdown.
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.
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.
"If I Stay" falls somewhere between the silliness of the "Twilight" franchise and the effective earnestness of "The Fault in Our Stars."
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.
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.
"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.
This is summer fun at its loudest, dumbest, and most ridiculously, cartoonishly violent. It's sure to be a big hit.