As before, the cast is lively, the plot ridiculous, and the action nearly nonstop.
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Baz Luhrmann's adaptation is just the latest example of his tragic attraction to tragedy.
Sure, the plot's a mess. But Robert Downey Jr. and writer/director Shane Black keep the focus where it belongs: on the man, not his armor.
Is the director's hypnotism thriller good? Bad? It's hard to say—maybe it's both.
Fede Alvarez's remake of the 1981 Sam Raimi classic is a stylish, inventive, gruesome homage.
Why we'll miss him
Does Pixar's worsening case of sequel-itis mean the studio's heyday is already past?
The third season of HBO's dazzling fantasy epic is even better than the previous one.
Why can't Tina Fey extend her domination of the small screen to the big one?
Park Chan-wook's first movie in English may be more conventional than his earlier films, but it's still a sleek, nasty thriller.
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New evidence of a God complex emerges.
Steven Soderbergh's latest confounds expectations with outstanding panache.