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Home Video Review: A Surprising Twist and a Strong Cast Make 'The One I Love' a Can't Miss Movie

Home Video Review: A Surprising Twist and a Strong Cast Make 'The One I Love' a Can't Miss Movie

Tuesday, September 02, 2014  |  Bob Grimm

A husband and wife (Mark Duplass and Elisabeth Moss) struggling in their relationship visit a retreat on the advice of their therapist (Ted Danson)—and they make a startling discovery in one of the guest houses.

That discovery in The One I Love is beautifully clever—and plays like something from a real...

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True TV: The Fall TV Preview, aka Your Guide to Blissful Oblivion

True TV: The Fall TV Preview, aka Your Guide to Blissful Oblivion

Tuesday, September 02, 2014  |  Bill Frost

COMIC BOOK AND FANTASY ACTION

Gotham (Fox, premieres Monday, Sept. 22)

The “Garfield Minus Garfield” jokes regarding Gotham’s “Batman Minus Batman” origin story are valid, as is the observation that it’s just a highly-stylized cop show with the occasional glimpse of a future villain. (“Hey, look, the ...

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The Video Depot Top 10 List for the Week Ending Aug. 31, 2014

The Video Depot Top 10 List for the Week Ending Aug. 31, 2014

Monday, September 01, 2014  |  Staff

1. Blended * (Warner Bros.)

2. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Sony)

3. The Other Woman (20th Century Fox)

4. Divergent (Lionsgate)

5. A Haunted House 2 * (Universal)

6. Oculus (20th Century Fox)

7. Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return * (20th Century Fox)

8. The Quiet Ones (Lionsgate)

9. Rage (Image)

10. A Good Man (Lionsgate)

* Available...

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Truly a Sin: 'A Dame to Kill For' Is a Tedious Experience

Truly a Sin: 'A Dame to Kill For' Is a Tedious Experience

Thursday, August 28, 2014  |  Bob Grimm

It feels like writer-director Robert Rodriguez delivered the first Sin City a million years ago.

However, it was just nine years ago, back in 2005. Rodriguez was reaching the apex of his creative strengths, making good movies for relatively small budgets and doing much of the work himself. Sin City was t...

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Blu-Ray Review: 'Only Lovers Left Alive' Is the Best Vampire Movie You've Probably Never Heard Of

Blu-Ray Review: 'Only Lovers Left Alive' Is the Best Vampire Movie You've Probably Never Heard Of

Tuesday, August 26, 2014  |  Bob Grimm

Writer-director Jim Jarmusch has not only delivered his best film in years; with Only Lovers Left Alive , he’s delivered the best vampire movie in decades.

Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston are astonishingly good as Eve and Adam, married vampires temporarily living apart in Tangier and Detroit. They liv...

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The Video Depot Top 10 List for the Week Ending Aug. 24, 2014

The Video Depot Top 10 List for the Week Ending Aug. 24, 2014

Monday, August 25, 2014  |  Staff

1. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Sony)

2. The Other Woman (20th Century Fox)

3. A Haunted House 2 * (Universal)

4. Divergent (Lionsgate)

5. Need for Speed (Disney)

6. God's Not Dead (Pure)

7. Noah (Paramount)

8. Rage (Image)

9. Oculus * (20th Century Fox)

10. The Quiet Ones (Lionsgate)

* Available for rental before Redbox and Netfli...

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