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PTSD Piece: The Heartbreaking 'Leave No Trace' Is One of the Year's Best Films

PTSD Piece: The Heartbreaking 'Leave No Trace' Is One of the Year's Best Films

Jul 18, 2018 10:00  |  Bob Grimm

Ben Foster—currently tied with Ethan Hawke for the title of World’s Most Improved Actor—is phenomenal in Leave No Trace as Will, a homeless vet living in an Oregon park with his daughter, Tom (an incred...

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Home Video Review: Sacha Baron Cohen Is Back to His Old, Stunning Tricks in Showtime's 'Who Is America?'

Home Video Review: Sacha Baron Cohen Is Back to His Old, Stunning Tricks in Showtime's 'Who Is America?'

Jul 16, 2018 11:45  |  Bob Grimm

Holy hell, does Sacha Baron Cohen have balls.

His latest TV show, Who Is America? —in which he disguises himself in heavy makeup and tricks people (including well known politicians) into sitting for inte...

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Lighter Superhero Fare: Marvel's 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' Warms the Heart—and Is Better Than the Original

Lighter Superhero Fare: Marvel's 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' Warms the Heart—and Is Better Than the Original

Jul 12, 2018 09:30  |  Bob Grimm

Ant-Man and the Wasp is a fun continuation of what returning director Peyton Reed started with Ant-Man three years ago. I whined a bit about the decent original; I wanted it to be more subversive, knowin...

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Home Video Review: Jerry Seinfeld's Fantastic 'Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee' Has Moved to Netflix

Home Video Review: Jerry Seinfeld's Fantastic 'Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee' Has Moved to Netflix

Jul 09, 2018 16:00  |  Bob Grimm

Perhaps you noticed that the Jerry Seinfeld program featuring the man interviewing comic guests has moved from Crackle to Netflix—and all of the old episodes are available on Netflix for you to peruse...

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Drug-War Drudge: Without Emily Blunt, the 'Sicario' Sequel Is a Trump-Touting Mess

Drug-War Drudge: Without Emily Blunt, the 'Sicario' Sequel Is a Trump-Touting Mess

Jul 05, 2018 09:00  |  Bob Grimm

Maybe it was because Emily Blunt opted to make A Quiet Place . Or perhaps it was because she agreed to star in the new Mary Poppins movie. Whatever it was that kept her from saying yes to a Sicario sequel...

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Home Video Review: Paul Rudd and Steve Coogan Help 'Ideal Home' Succeed Despite Sitcom-Style Tropes

Home Video Review: Paul Rudd and Steve Coogan Help 'Ideal Home' Succeed Despite Sitcom-Style Tropes

Jul 02, 2018 17:20  |  Bob Grimm

Paul Rudd and Steve Coogan play a fighting gay couple forced to take in the Coogan character’s grandson in Ideal Home , a film that’s ultimately enjoyable because Rudd and Coogan take it above its silly...

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Dumb Dinosaurs: 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' Is a Stupid Movie That, More or Less, We've Already Seen

Dumb Dinosaurs: 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' Is a Stupid Movie That, More or Less, We've Already Seen

Jun 28, 2018 09:30  |  Bob Grimm

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom is a big, dummy dino joke of a movie. It’s nothing but a brainless, sloppy rehash of Steven Spielberg’s original Jurassic Park sequel, The Lost World , with a lame militarist...

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Content Shifter: Nine Apocalyptic TV Series You Can Stream ... Before the End of the World!

Content Shifter: Nine Apocalyptic TV Series You Can Stream ... Before the End of the World!

Jun 27, 2018 15:00  |  Bill Frost

Are we living in the end times? Yeah, probably—what are you going to do about it? Rage against the dying of the light and/or the Machine? Sorry, neither Dylan Thomas nor Zack de la Rocha are going to ...

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