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Reviews film

Blu-ray Review: ‘Finding You’ – Starring Rose Reid and Jedidiah Goodacre

Lionsgate’s recent Finding You is an unassuming little romantic-comedy that stars people you’ve possibly never heard of, but don’t let that deter you. The supporting cast includes Academy Award winner Vanessa Redgrave, so there’s a little marquee draw for older viewers. Film and TV veteran Tom Everett Scott (That Thing …

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Blu-ray Review: ‘The Conjuring 3: The Devil Made Me Do It’

Overlong and exploitative, The Conjuring 3: The Devil Made Me Do It is a non-essential addition to the Conjuring Universe. The series started out great back in 2013 with the relatively unassuming original. The Conjuring was something of a surprise. It was that rarest of horror films—immensely commercially popular but also …

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New York Film Festival Review: Rebecca Hall’s Adaptation of Nella Larsen’s ‘Passing,’ Starring Ruth Negga

Passing, Rebecca Hall, Ruth Negga, Tessa Thompson, New York Film Festival

'Passing' explores the difficult subject of Blacks passing as white via a story of fraught friendships and marriages.

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New York Film Festival Review: Jane Campion’s Adaptation of Frank Savage’s ‘The Power of the Dog,’ Starring Benedict Cumberbatch

The Power of the Dog, Jane Campion, Benedict Cumberbatch, Kirsten Dunst,

Campion's storytelling conveys darkness and foreboding that thrills until the end, with great performances by Benedict Cumberbatch, Kirsten Dunst, Jesse Plemons and Kodi Smit-McPhee.

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