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Variety's Critics Agree 'Inside Llewyn Davis' and 'Her' Are the Year's Best

  • By Sam Adams
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  • December 13, 2013 4:48 PM
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  • 4 Comments
The industry Bible's three critics overlapped twice with their individual Top 10 lists.

Who Doesn't Love 'Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas'? Nearly Everyone

  • By Sam Adams
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  • December 13, 2013 4:31 PM
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  • 0 Comments
Critics are never fond of Tyler Perry, but they really hate 'A Madea Christmas'

Dazzle Your Friends With a Meryl Streep T-Shirt, Then Read Karina Longworth's Top 20 Films

  • By Sam Adams
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  • December 13, 2013 3:59 PM
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  • 3 Comments
As DIY promo for her forthcoming 'Anatomy of an Actor,' Karina Longworth has made her own shirts and posters.

Why the "Imbecilic But Gorgeous" 'Spring Breakers' Is the Movie of the Year

  • By Sam Adams
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  • December 13, 2013 1:00 PM
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  • 22 Comments
In The American Prospect, critic Tom Carson says Harmony Korine's film is "imbecilic but gorgeous," like the country it represents.

'The Internship' is The Dissolve's Worst Movie of the Year; 'Movie 43' Finally Gets Its Due

  • By Sam Adams
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  • December 13, 2013 10:41 AM
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'Movie 43,' 'Upside Down' and 'Salinger' also get what's coming to them.

VODetails: 'Some Velvet Morning' is a Prime Addition to Your Year-End Watch List

  • By Steve Greene
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  • December 13, 2013 10:05 AM
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The latest film from writer-director-playwright Neil LaBute is a showcase for some bleak comedic writing and a pair of complex performances. But is it worth your VODollars?

Richard Corliss' Roger Ebert Tribute: "He went out fighting, and writing."

  • By Sam Adams
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  • December 12, 2013 3:13 PM
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Time's critic says Ebert "went out fighting, and writing."

Debate Actually: Battle Lines Drawn for 'Love Actually' Showdown

  • By Sam Adams
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  • December 12, 2013 12:25 PM
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  • 1 Comment
The bloody battle royale is set for 1 p.m. Eastern.

On Glenn Kenny's Top 10, 'Wolf of Wall Street' No Longer an Also-Ran

  • By Sam Adams
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  • December 12, 2013 10:20 AM
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  • 1 Comment
Martin Scorsese's late-breaking story of '80s excess climbs out of the basement.

On Hayao Miyazaki's "Disgraceful" 'The Wind Rises'

  • By Sam Adams
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  • December 12, 2013 9:56 AM
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  • 5 Comments
Critic Inkoo Kang accuses the Japanese animation master of whitewashing war crimes in his final film.

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