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First trailer for military dog film Max

I'm a sucker for a good dog movie. That goes double for sad dog movies, or movies about dogs that go on journeys. So this trailer for Max lumps all of that together, and I'm positive I'll be a blubbering mess after watching the full featur...

 
 
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First trailer for Clint Eastwood's American Sniper

So I'm not usually one for military films, but something about this trailer for Clint Eastwood's (who took over when Steven Spielberg left the project) American Sniper. The trailer is just cut so well, I'm hooked and want to see the result...

 
 
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Flix for Short: Coward

Coward, directed by David Roddham, follows the story of two cousins from Ireland who join the British Army during WWI. Coward manages to fit a stark portrayal of war (and the after effects it has on its soldiers) within its sort of short r...

 
 
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Review: Zero Dark Thirty

Zero Dark Thirty has come under plenty of criticism since it released in limited runs last year. Most of this criticism has been a bit trumped up by politicians, but there is plenty of reason for the film to push buttons. By now you ha...

 
 
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Trailer: Zero Dark Thirty

I have to say Zero Dark Thirty is looking much more interesting than I had originally given it credit for. I was expecting something in the field of a straight up military drama akin to Black Hawk Down, but it looks like this film wil...

 
 
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[UPDATE] Spielberg eyes Navy SEAL book on bin Laden raid

[UPDATE: The following statement was given by Steven Spielberg's spokesman Marvin Levy: "Neither Steven Spielberg, DreamWorks Studios, or DreamWorks Television will be optioning Mark Owen's book No Easy Day." Well, that's the end of that, t...

 
 
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Trailer: Zero Dark Thirty

I think we can all agree that Kathryn Bigelow's film about the hunt for Osama bin Laden has a pretty thoroughly terrible title. I've got no doubt that Zero Dark Thirty is probably the code name for the operation that ended in Sea...

 
 




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Justice League"Super, man?"

 

Inhumans (Season 1)"How did this happen?"

 

Murder on the Orient Express"Starring Kenneth Branagh, directed by Kenneth Branagh, produced by..."

 

Stranger Things 2 "Less of a killer thriller"

 

Thor: Ragnarok"♫ On we sweep with threshing oar / Our only goal will be the western shore / Ah-ah, ah! ♫"

 

Last Flag Flying"Richard Linklater standing at attention, but not at ease or at rest"

 

A Bad Moms Christmas"Moms are trouble"

 

Lady Bird"Fly, birdy, fly"

 

Blade of the Immortal"If you came here for Wesley Snipes, look elsewhere"

 

Suburbicon"Suburbicant get it right"

 

Jigsaw"Gettin' jiggy wit it"

 

The Square"The square is the ideal, the world is rectangles and trapezoids"

 

The Snowman"When you try your best but you don't succeed"

 

Wonderstruck"When the might of artifice meets the disappointing limitations of realism"

 

The Foreigner"Jackie Chan has a certain set of skills, too"

 

The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)"Damaged people, decent people, dysfunctional families"

 

The Mountain Between Us"Why didn't they eat the dog?"

 

My Little Pony: The Movie"Straight to the glue factory"

 

Blade Runner 2049"Does Hollywood dream of electric reboots?"

 

Cult of Chucky"Don't cults require followers?"

 

NYFF Zama"Strange and without category, Lucrecia Martel's return to filmmaking is the best and most idiosyncratic movie of 2017"

 

Jeepers Creepers 3"Where does he get those wonderful toys?"

 

Battle of the Sexes"A back and forth volley never settling on a tone"

 

NYFF Thelma"Everything you need and more"