Daily Archives: April 29, 2015

Movie Review: “Far from the Madding Crowd”

Thomas Hardy’s romantic Victorian novel of class, labor and the fickle finger of love, “Far From the Madding Crowd,” earns a stately yet earthy and full-blooded film treatment from the Danish director Thomas Vinterberg. The film makes a fine showcase … Continue reading

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Movie Review: “Avengers: Age of Ultron”

“Casting is 90 percent” of movie-making, the old maxim goes, and nowhere is that more obvious than the Marvel corps assembled for these Avengers movies. Everybody looks right for the part, can play pathos and humor with aplomb and just … Continue reading

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