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Transcendence

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • April 17, 2014 12:00 AM
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The heartbeat of “Transcendence” comes from solid performances in the leading roles.

Movie Heaven, Courtesy Of TCM

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • April 16, 2014 3:51 PM
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I’m still recovering from the fifth annual TCM Classic Film Festival in Hollywood. I don’t experience it as most people do, since I work throughout the weekend, but I have as good a time as the attendees, who come from far and wide and spend the entire time beaming.

Draft Day

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • April 11, 2014 12:06 AM
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Director Ivan Reitman steers an expert cast through its paces, with Kevin Costner in a tailor-made leading role.

Joe

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • April 11, 2014 12:05 AM
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"Joe" paints a rich, multilayered portrait of a hardscrabble existence in this community, not unlike the world we encountered in Debra Granik’s "Winter’s Bone."

Only Lovers Left Alive

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • April 10, 2014 10:30 PM
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On the face of it, "Only Lovers Left Alive" is original and intriguing: Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston play vampires who have been married for centuries.

Foyle’s War: The Home Front Files, Sets 1 – 6 (22 Discs)

  • By Alice Maltin
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  • April 9, 2014 10:34 AM
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Guest column by Alice Maltin — Always late to the ball, I’ve just completed watching "Foyle’s War" (sets 1–6). Given the state of the economy, this is a great way to travel to the U.K. ...

Mickey Rooney: Unsung Genius?

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • April 7, 2014 4:54 PM
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  • 7 Comments
Mickey Rooney, one of entertainment’s brightest lights, never let an audience down in his 90 years of performing.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • April 4, 2014 4:29 PM
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  • 7 Comments
"Captain America: The Winter Soldier" is blockbuster entertainment at its best, with action scenes original and exciting...

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came To Eden

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • April 4, 2014 3:03 PM
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Truth is usually stranger, and often more intriguing, than fiction, and this well-told narrative is a perfect example.

Alan Partridge

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • April 4, 2014 12:03 AM
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  • 3 Comments
Under Declan Lowney’s direction, "Alan Partridge" is content to glide rather than push, providing fairly consistent laughs rather than building to a comic crescendo.

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