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The Review Report For Friday, February 8th

  • By Forrest Cardamenis
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  • February 8, 2013 11:56 AM
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Ten reviews from the most interesting new releases of the week.

A Toast to the Richest Woman in Town

  • By Matt Singer
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  • February 8, 2013 11:17 AM
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  • 3 Comments
WWGRD?

Barbed Wire: 'Identity Thief'

  • By Steve Greene
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  • February 7, 2013 5:20 PM
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Safe to say that this will be the only film this year to inspire the phrase "like a Discovery Zone for sadomasochists."

VODetails: 'Would You Rather'

  • By Steve Greene
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  • February 7, 2013 1:13 PM
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Will you survive this dinner party long enough to earn some VODollars?

Criticwire Picks: 'Lore' a Difficult But Engaging Perspective on WWII

  • By Steve Greene
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  • February 7, 2013 12:06 PM
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Our network of critics have deemed Cate Shortland's new film, a tale of postwar survival, the film to watch this weekend. Also in this week's edition of Criticwire Picks: a new look at two documentaries and the film from the late '60s that hasn't aged quite as well with Criticwire members.

'Top Gun' and the Bruckheimer Hero

  • By Matt Singer
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  • February 7, 2013 10:04 AM
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  • 1 Comment
On a Hollywood "classic" and the formula its creators mined over and over again.
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Lisa Schwarzbaum Leaves Entertainment Weekly

  • By Matt Singer
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  • February 6, 2013 1:05 PM
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  • 7 Comments
The popular critic has been at the magazine for 22 years.

5 Reviews of New Video Releases

  • By Forrest Cardamenis
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  • February 6, 2013 12:15 PM
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Here at Criticwire, it's our job to make your life easy for you to find reviews of the newest releases. Here are five of of the top titles coming to home entertainment releases. (Click on the title of a film to see more reviews, or on the name of a critic to see more from that critic.)

VidCritz: Gwar Reviews 'Lincoln'

  • By Matt Singer
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  • February 6, 2013 11:23 AM
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Oderus Urungus and Balsac The Jaws of Death give the Great Emancipator Two Ragnaroks Down.
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Production Underway on Ebert Documentary

  • By Matt Singer
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  • February 6, 2013 10:22 AM
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  • 1 Comment
Television rights to the film have also been acquired by CNN Films.

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