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This Week on Criticwire: A Good Week to Talk Critical Issues (and a Certain Bruce Willis Franchise)

  • By Steve Greene
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  • February 16, 2013 9:52 AM
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This week marks a new release from a cinematic hero whose output has spanned multiple decades. That's right: there's a new Kiarostami movie in theaters!

This Week on Criticwire: Job Shifts and New Connections

  • By Steve Greene
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  • February 10, 2013 11:08 AM
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In honor of "Side Effects," this week also features a heavy, insightful dose of Soderbergh.

This Week on Criticwire: Sundance Wrap-Up and Protective Filmmakers

  • By Steve Greene
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  • February 3, 2013 8:08 AM
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This Week on Criticwire: Welcome to 2013

  • By Steve Greene
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  • January 5, 2013 11:45 AM
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As we embrace a new calendar year, we're not quite done with the great films and debates of 2012.

This Week on Criticwire: Singing the Praises of Films and Critics Alike

  • By Steve Greene
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  • December 23, 2012 12:10 PM
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Many of this week's stories centered around the critics awards blitz, including the treasure trove of results from Indiewire's giant annual poll. Year-end recognition never sleeps!

This Week on Criticwire: The Next Wave of Year-End Praise

  • By Steve Greene
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  • December 9, 2012 9:44 AM
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Critics groups awards season is upon us and with them come scores of early reviews for the films destined to overtake theaters nationwide in 2012's final weeks.

This Week on Criticwire: Entering the 2012 Home Stretch

  • By Steve Greene
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  • December 2, 2012 10:17 AM
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Between guides for year-end catch-up and for the presents to round out the cinephile holiday season, we try to help prep the last month of the year.

This Week on Criticwire: Weighing In on Critical Habits

  • By Steve Greene
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  • November 24, 2012 9:56 AM
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Whether taking aim at unlikable main characters, opting to not watch films more than once or discussing the current state of the profession, critics are doing (and have done) plenty to keep people talking.

This Week on Criticwire: How Much is Too Much?

  • By Steve Greene
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  • November 18, 2012 10:42 AM
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Whether it's the amount of reviews for a well-respected publication, the extent to which we should consider someone's effort when judging their final product, or the equality of criticism aimed at child performers, this week was mostly about degrees.

This Week on Criticwire: The Pre-Skyfall Finishing Touches

  • By Steve Greene
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  • November 11, 2012 11:39 AM
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As stateside moviegoers get a chance to catch up with the newest Bond film, we have multiple look backs at some of the best installments, the curious global translations and the different reactions to those less enamored.