Daily Archives: September 3, 2014

Movie Review: Lethargic but pretty “Innocence” will scare no one

You’re seeing visions of ghosts. You’re hearing voices chanting in Latin. You’ve lost your mother and dad’s promptly taken up with the school nurse. And you suspect someone or something is killing students at this exclusive private girls’ school you’ve … Continue reading

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Next Interview: Questions for Bill Hader?

  “The Skeleton Twins” shows us an entirely new Bill Hader. Well, he’s played opposite Kristin Wiig before, on years of “Saturday Night Live.” And he’s played “gay” before — effeminate voice, mannerisms, etc. But “Twins” is a dramedy, which … Continue reading

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Movie Review: “The Identical”

A musical mashup of Elvis and Jerry Lee Lewis biography and myth, “The Identical” plays like a failed faith-based “Inside Llewyn Davis.” And that’s the closest thing to a compliment it will get. Built around a too-tall Elvis impersonator, Blake … Continue reading

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Movie Review: “Thunder and the House of Magic”

< “Thunder and the House of Magic” is a beautifully animated cartoon from Belgium, a kids’ comedy with barely a laugh in it. Blame it on translation — it has been released in a number of countries, perhaps it was … Continue reading

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