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Parkland

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • October 4, 2013 12:04 AM
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Writer-director Peter Landesman shines a light in the corners of one of the past century’s most stunning events; whether you care to see what is revealed is up to you.

At Any Price

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • April 26, 2013 12:01 AM
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It actually hurts to write this review, as I’ve been a booster of Ramin Bahrani’s work from the moment I saw his debut feature "Man Push Cart."

The Paperboy—movie review

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • October 5, 2012 1:05 AM
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I suppose we all like a taste of Southern-gothic storytelling now and then, so I was ready to enjoy The Paperboy based on what little I’d heard ahead of time. And yes, Nicole Kidman’s unflinchingly flashy performance—in a parade of brightly colored miniskirts—is an attention-getter. But it’s a shame to have to wade through the rest of this murky mess in order to watch her strut her stuff. Director Lee Daniels, who made Precious and Shadowboxer, worked with author Pete Dexter to adapt the latter’s novel about two brothers (Matthew McConaughey and Zac Efron) whose lives take different paths, then converge again over a hot-button murder investigation in 1969.

The Lucky One—movie review

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • April 20, 2012 1:05 AM
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People crave romantic movies, be they dramatic or funny—the box-office numbers prove it—and novelist Nicholas Sparks has provided the raw material for a number of such films including 'Dear John', 'Nights in Rodanthe', and most successfully, 'The Notebook'. I think it’s fair to say that moviegoers know what to expect when they see one of these adaptations:

Me and Orson Welles

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • December 12, 2009 3:41 AM
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