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The Drop (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Drop (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Drop (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Drop (2014)

In The Drop, Tom Hardy offers a subdued performance as a bartender in a two-bit dive that gets held up by crooks who apparently don’t realize that they’re stealing mob money. The subsequent investigation slowly stir...
The Last of Robin Hood (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Last of Robin Hood (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Last of Robin Hood (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Last of Robin Hood (2013)

The Last of Robin Hood, which focuses on the twilight of Errol Flynn’s life and career, is an uneven mix of brilliant performances and an inert, aimless story. It’s a shame, really, because Flynn’s final days ...

Night Moves (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Night Moves (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Night Moves (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Night Moves (2013)

Night Moves, the latest film by Kelly Reichardt (“Meek’s Cutoff”), is a personal story about three young people attempting to impact a society in which they no longer feel a part. Frustrated by continually escalating threats to...
The Congress (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Congress (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Congress (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Congress (2013)

Part live-action and part animation, Israeli director Ari Folman’s The Congress presents a sharp picture of the Hollywood of the future in which flesh and blood actors have been replaced by computer images, scanned to capture t...

Around the Block (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Around the Block (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Around the Block (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Around the Block (2013)

Sometimes, all a cliché needs is to be injected with some life, and we will remember why it became a cliché in the first place. Around the Block is the perfect example of this, as a small but substantial film that provides a fr...
The Paddy Lincoln Gang (2012) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Paddy Lincoln Gang (2012) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Paddy Lincoln Gang (2012) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Paddy Lincoln Gang (2012)

The Paddy Lincoln Gang are a rock band who describe themselves as blood brothers, such is their loyalty to one another. Led by charming Irishman Rob McAlister, and consisting of three other members — Rick, Ed and Tom R...

Jake Squared (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Jake Squared (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Jake Squared (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Jake Squared (2013)

The opening sequence of Howard Goldberg’s Jake Squared bears a striking resemblance to Paolo Sorrentino’s modern Italian classic, “The Great Beauty,” however the two films are worlds apart in style and cohesiveness....
The Giver (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Giver (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Giver (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Giver (2014)

Suppose the ultimate version of Nostradamus was thrown onto the silver screen. Now suppose that his specialty was not simply predicting the future, but also holding and carrying the knowledge of all mankind. This is the basic p...