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Sally Hawkins is superb as a lonely cleaning woman in the new film by Guillermo del Toro. (Courtesy Kerry Hayes/Fox Film Corporation)

‘Shape of Water’ a gorgeous romance about monsters and outcasts

By now, many know of filmmaker Guillermo del Toro’s Bleak House, the…

 

Woody Harrelson is excellent as the title character in “LBJ.” (Courtesy photo)

Woody Harrelson’s fine performance boosts simplistic ‘LBJ’

Famous for disastrously thickening U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War, Lyndon B.…

 

John Krasinski plays a man whose mother, the excellent Margo Martindale, has a brain tumor, in “The Hollars.” (Courtesy Sony Pictures Classics)

Tepid sitcom humor sinks promising ‘Hollars’

“The Hollars” is the latest dramedy with Sundance credentials and a story…

 

Courtesy PhotoMeeting of minds: Elizabeth Olsen and Josh Radnor star in “Liberal Arts.”

‘Liberal Arts’ an indie romance for bookworms

Uneven and overly sunny it may be, but as literary love fuses…

Courtesy PhotoMeeting of minds: Elizabeth Olsen and Josh Radnor star in “Liberal Arts.”
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Slaughter house rules in ‘The Cabin in the Woods’

Traditionally, horror movies have been measured by how effectively they thrill and…

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