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Robocop

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • February 12, 2014 1:17 PM
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  • 4 Comments
"Robocop" marks Brazilian documentarian-turned action director José Padilha’s American debut, but it doesn’t reveal anything other than an ability to execute high-octane action scenes.

The Monuments Men

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • February 7, 2014 12:00 AM
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  • 2 Comments
It’s rare to find a movie that isn’t ironic or aloof, especially in its overarching goal, to pay tribute to an unpopular enterprise that paid off for posterity.

Tim’s Vermeer

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • January 31, 2014 6:55 PM
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  • 1 Comment
An improbable subject has inspired a unique documentary which comes with an unusual pedigree: it was produced by those inventive magicians Penn and Teller, and directed by Teller. (Photo by Luren Jenison)

Labor Day

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • January 31, 2014 12:03 AM
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Kate Winslet is completely believable as a woman who can no longer face even the simplest tasks and Josh Brolin brings both warmth and effortless authority to his character...

August: Osage County

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • December 27, 2013 1:49 AM
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As a showcase for a host of gifted actors, "August: Osage County" is potent and entertaining.

The Wolf Of Wall Street

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • December 25, 2013 3:58 AM
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  • 13 Comments
There is much to admire in the masterful filmmaking and superior performances on display, but it’s a tough film to digest for three hours straight.

Grudge Match

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • December 25, 2013 3:34 AM
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  • 1 Comment
There’s a good reason why De Niro and Stallone are still box-office names: they have that special quality that defines movie stars.

The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • December 25, 2013 3:34 AM
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  • 2 Comments
The trailer for "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" distills its best moments and makes it look like a sensational movie... (Photo by Wilson Webb)

The Invisible Woman

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • December 25, 2013 12:36 AM
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Ralph Fiennes delivers a magnificent performance as Charles Dickens while directing himself and a first-rate ensemble in "The Invisible Woman."

Christmas Movie Talk

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • December 22, 2013 3:19 PM
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  • 13 Comments
Earlier this week I chatted about holiday films with my friend and colleague Alonso Duralde, author of the book "Have Yourself a Movie Little Christmas."

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