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Lucy

Scarlett Johansson is an intriguing blank in Luc Besson's "Lucy," which is stranded somewhere between a stranger-in-a-strange-land action thriller and apocalyptic science fiction.

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Hercules

Dwayne Johnson tries, but he’s surrounded by poor CGI and a terrible adaptation of yet another comic book. Ian McShane steals what little movie there…

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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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"Rush" video interview with Ron Howard, Chris Hemsworth and Daniel Brühl

Ron Howard's visceral new film "Rush," with screenplay by Peter Morgan, gets heart and center in the world of Formula 1, depicting one of the sport's greatest rivalries between British driver James Hunt (played by Chris Hemsworth) and legendary Niki Lauda (Daniel Brühl), during the international racetrack's golden and decadent age in the mid 70's. Film Journalist Katherine Tulich interviews director Ron Howard and the film's stars, Chris Hemsworth and Daniel Brühl. 

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