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Promising Young Woman (R) – One Night in Miami (R) – News of the World (PG-13)

Promising Young Woman (R) Carey Mulligan plays a woman who can’t move on from the wrong done to her friend […]

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Sylvie’s Love (PG-13)

A jazz musician winds through the life of a woman who loves him in Sylvie’s Love, an almost miraculously good […]

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Soul (PG)

Soul (PG) A middle-aged man hangs between life and “the Great Beyond” just as his dreams of being a working […]

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Wonder Woman 1984

Wonder Woman 1984 Diana Prince suits up in her golden armor for an all-too-brief fight sequence in the otherwise extremely […]

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2020 ‘at’ the movies

It was a horrible and great year for movies What even is a 2020 movie? This year’s Oscar race will […]

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Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (R), Freaky (R), Godmothered (PG)

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (R) The late Chadwick Boseman probably secures his Oscar with Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, a new […]

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The Croods: A New Age (PG)

The Croods: A New Age (PG) The Neanderthal-ish cave family the Croods meets some yuppie helicopter-parent homo sapiens in The […]

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Hillbilly Elegy (R)

Hillbilly Elegy (R) J.D. Vance’s popular 2016 memoir gets the awards-season glossy movie treatment in the Ron Howard-directed Hillbilly Elegy. […]

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Mank (R)

Mank (R) Screenwriter Herman Mankiewicz writes Citizen Kane while recuperating from injury and Citizen Kane-ily reflecting on his career in […]

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Happiest Season (PG-13) & Superintelligence (PG)

Happiest Season (PG-13) Hulu offers a solid bit of Christmas content in the streaming-service-holiday-movie competition with Happiest Season, a sweet, […]

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