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Insurgent (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
Insurgent (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
Insurgent (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: Insurgent (2015)

The climax of “Divergent” that saw the young divergent Tris (Shailene Woodley) escape with her life after a face-off with the manipulative leader of the Erudites (Kate Winslet) may have been anti-climatic but that won’t k...
Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: Fifty Shades of Grey (2015)

Focus Features has released the first trailer for Fifty Shades of Grey, the film adaptation of E. L. James novel of sexual fantasy, and I can already hear the exasperated gasps. Why this particular book struck a chord with ever...

Sex Ed (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Sex Ed (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Sex Ed (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Sex Ed (2014)

Films — especially those in the genre of comedy — can often be enjoyable and interesting without really having anything of importance to say. Sex Ed, on the other hand, has something valuable to say, but its method ...
Inherent Vice (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Inherent Vice (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Inherent Vice (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: Inherent Vice (2014)

There’s a lot of questions being asked in Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice, but don’t expect any answers. At least not in this first outrageous trailer. What you will get, however, is plenty of `70s inspir...

Life After Beth (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Life After Beth (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Life After Beth (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Life After Beth (2014)

You can say this about Life After Beth, the indie zombie romantic comedy (zom-rom-com?) by first time director, Jeff Baena: Aubrey Plaza (2012’s “Safety Not Guaranteed”) makes for a great zombie. With her deadpan delivery...
The Immigrant (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Immigrant (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Immigrant (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Immigrant (2013)

The 1920’s were the culmination of the greatest wave of immigration in American history in which more than 25 million people arrived, mostly from Southern and Eastern Europe, to escape the aftermath of the Great War and its res...

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

Movie Review: Maleficent (2014)

Everyone’s invited to Disney’s PG pity-party Maleficent. Directed in the cadence of a Lana Del Rey song (who, coincidentally, shows up during the credits with a closing track), this live-action re-imagining of the 1959 animated...
Only Lovers Left Alive (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Only Lovers Left Alive (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Only Lovers Left Alive (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)

Mystics, saints, and sages throughout the ages have said that life is forever and that love is forever but I don’t think they had vampires in mind. Though around for ages, vampires seem to have become more popular in our societ...