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2 Guns

0 Comments · Thursday, August 1, 2013
Baltasar Kormákur, the director of last year’s Contraband, reteams with that movie’s star Mark Wahlberg for yet another action-adventure. Wahlberg and Denzel Washington play competing underc  

The Hunt

0 Comments · Thursday, August 1, 2013
This powerful foreign language drama from co-writer and director Thomas Vinterberg (The Celebration) turns its gaze onto Lucas (Mads Mikkelsen), a lonely teacher caught in a custody battle, whose life  

Smurfs 2

0 Comments · Thursday, August 1, 2013
When Gargamel (Hank Azaria) kidnaps Smurfette (voiced by Katy Perry), her little blue brothers seek the aid of their human friends (Neil Patrick Harris and Jayma Mays) to thwart Gargamel’s devious p  

Onscreen Alternative: Craving Black & White

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 31, 2013
A few times each year, certain films challenge me on a deeper, primal level. They rattle the critical cage, issuing a call that necessitates a response from more than the safe sanctity of the intellect. They demand a blood offering from the heart.  

Fruitvale Station

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 24, 2013
First-time feature writer-director Ryan Coogler gets key production support from Oscar winners Octavia Spencer and Forest Whitaker to chart the final moments of a young man (Michael B. Jordan) on   

Stuck In Love

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Dramedies have overtaken the indie summer season. Newbie writer-director Josh Boone steps up with Stuck in Love, which examines the life of a successful writer (Greg Kinnear), his ex-wife and thei  

The To Do List

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Halfway to becoming another 40-Year-Old Virgin, high school valedictorian Brandy (Aubrey Plaza) channels her intellectual skills and aptitude into solving her own virginity dilemma. Over the cours  

The Wolverine

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) has been the focal point of the X-Men saga, not simply the face of the franchise on film, but also its heart and soul. After a lackluster solo attempt to tell his backstor  

How 'Excited' Should We Be About the New Almodóvar?

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 24, 2013
With certain directors, every new release takes us back to the first time we experienced their work. We remember the visceral thrills, the powerful sensuality or the intellectual austerity that captivated us and we want relive those sensations, which means we set the bar at a level so high that only a talented few can achieve it.   

Film: The Cincinnati Film Society presents Life Tracker

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Earlier this week, Cincinnati Film Society (CFS) kicked off its latest film series at the Art Academy of Cincinnati with Life Tracker, an indie sci-fi apocalyptic tale about a company that claims it c