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Alice Through the Looking Glass

There is no magic, no wonder, just junk rehashed from a movie that was itself a rehash of Lewis Carroll, tricked out with physically unpersuasive…

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Of Men and War

Bécue-Renard brings his own brutality to the topic of PTSD, by putting us at odds with feeling his subjects' pain, or only studying it.

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Ballad of Narayama

"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…

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Monsieur Hire

Patrice Leconte's "Monsieur Hire" is a tragedy about loneliness and erotomania, told about two solitary people who have nothing else in common. It involves a…

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Golden Globe Presenters Announced for Jan. 10th Telecast

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has just released its first list of presenters scheduled to attend the 73rd annual Golden Globe Awards telecast on Sunday, January 10th. The talent-packed group includes an eclectic assortment of past winners including Amy Adams, Jaimie Alexander, Patricia Arquette, Jim Carrey, Jamie Foxx, Mel Gibson, Amber Heard, Bryce Dallas Howard, Kate Hudson, Julianne MooreKurt Russell, J.K. Simmons, Channing Tatum and Olivia Wilde. Two particular presenters, Helen Mirren and Eddie Redmayne, have the distinction of not only being past winners but also nominees for 2016 (Mirren for "Trumbo" and Redmayne for "The Danish Girl"). 

Veteran host Ricky Gervais will lend his signature brand of envelope-pushing punchlines to the ceremony, which will be broadcast live from the Beverly Hilton at 8/7pm CST on NBC. Our own Far Flung Correspondent Jana Monji will be among the press in attendance, providing us with exclusive coverage of the festivities.

Click here to read our full list of this year's Golden Globe nominees, and for more info on the Golden Globes, visit the official site.

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