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Even though Fighting with My Family is undoubtedly about branding the WWE as a fantasy factory, its biggest strengths are its wit and surprisingly big…

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Sundance 2019: Table of Contents

A table of contents for all of our Sundance 2019 coverage.

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Netflix's The Umbrella Academy a Not-So-Super Fusion of X-Men and Watchmen

A review of Netflix's new superhero series, The Umbrella Academy.

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Far Flungers

How The Poseidon Adventure Got Me Hooked On Movies for Life

Far-Flung Correspondent Gerardo Valero reflects on one of his favorite movies, The Poseidon Adventure.

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Kingdom Hearts III Turns Disney Legacy into Action Gameplay

A review of the long-anticipated Disney video game, Kingdom Hearts III.

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DC Universe Expands with Promising Doom Patrol

A review of DC Universe's newest superhero show.

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The Best Current Source for Streaming Classic Movies is ... Amazon Prime?

With FilmStruck gone and no real alternative filling the void at present, Amazon is in a prime position to grab up fans of classic movies.

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Bright Wall/Dark Room February 2019: A Love Story and a Tragedy - Second Lives and Lost Time in Doctor Zhivago

An essay by Roxana Hadadi on Doctor Zhivago, as excerpted from the latest issue of the online magazine Bright Wall/Dark Room.

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Miracle Workers Too Often Plays Like Lesser Cousin of The Good Place

A review of TBS' comedy Miracle Workers, starring Steve Buscemi and Daniel Radcliffe.

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A British Celebration of Failure: Stephen Merchant on Fighting with My Family

An interview with Stephen Merchant, writer/director of "Fighting with My Family."

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Sundance 2019: The Hope of a New Public Square

Ebert Fellow Whitney Spencer shares her closing thoughts on Sundance 2019.

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Festivals & Awards

AAFCA Awards Celebrates Tenth Anniversary, Names Black Panther Best Picture

A report on the tenth anniversary of the African American Film Critics Association's awards ceremony, held February 6th.

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Albert Finney: 1936-2019

A tribute to Albert Finney.