Film

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You don’t have to know anything about musical theater or Stephen Sondheim to get something out of “The Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened.”

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This film is in the business of taking the easy way out wherever it can, whether in humor, in character, or in story.

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‘Take the 10’ focuses on three intertwining events of nonconventional criminals breaking the law in strange ways.

So the Oscars are still pretty White, and more specifically dominated by White men.

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‘20th Century Women’ shatters the heart and rebuilds it stronger than before.

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‘Return of Xander Cage’ doesn’t care about being a good movie.

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After fifteen years, M. Night Shyamalan (“The Sixth Sense”) has returned to top form. His newest film, “Split,” is an exercise in the construction of atmosphere with which the director, who has spent much of the last decade and a half in the cinematic doghouse, once made his name.

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It’s impossible not to think of the refugees, only miles from this sheltered adolescent.

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‘Hidden Figures’ understands that what goes unsaid is often what says it all.

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It’s not bad, but it’s certainly not good either.