Category: Movies and TV

Movies opening Friday, May 25

Always at The Carlyle: The documentary by Matthew Miele follows the glamorous business of the famed New York luxury hotel…

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‘On Chesil Beach’ should be heartbreaking, but isn’t

A disastrous wedding night anchors “On Chesil Beach,” a flashback-filled British drama about two young newlyweds torn apart by a…

2 days ago

Love of Westerns inspires Alden Ehrenreich’s Han Solo

It’s fitting that Alden Ehrenreich played a cowboy actor in Joel and Ethan Coen’s “Hail, Caesar!” given that his role…

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Paul Schrader unusually focuses on spirituality in ‘First Reformed’

The first thing one might notice about writer-director Paul Schrader’s “First Reformed” is that it’s small. It’s framed in the…

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Films opening Friday, May 18, 2018

Beast: The thriller by Michael Pearce is about a troubled young woman in a small island community who falls for…

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‘Guardians’ beautifully captures WWI French rural life

“The Guardians” follows a French farming family during World War I, focusing on its women as they run the show…

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‘Seagull’ movie another prime Chekhov role for Annette Bening

While filming the movie adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s “The Seagull,” Annette Bening found herself at the center of her own…

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Deadpool sequel cheerfully maintains original’s vulgar humor

The R-rated sequel “Deadpool 2,” the 11th film in Marvel’s X-Men series, directly follows “Logan,” one of 2017’s best films.…

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