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Film, "The Five-Year Engagement": Trivial Fare Offers Flashes of Honesty

"The Five-Year Engagement": Trivial Fare Offers Flashes of Honesty

The Five-Year Engagement is as comfy and cute as the bunny costume Tom (Jason Segel, who co-scripted with director Nicholas Stoller) wears at the New Year's Eve party where he first meets Violet (Emily Blunt). The movie opens here in…
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Film, "Mr. Nice": Affable Drug Smuggling Thriller Induces Contact High

"Mr. Nice": Affable Drug Smuggling Thriller Induces Contact High

As might be expected of a globe-hopping, decades-spanning drug-smuggler biopic, Mr. Nice commences by trying to induce a contact high: Black-and-white flushes to color as Welshman Howard Marks (Rhys Ifans) takes his first dorm-room toke. The tone remains light, in…
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Film, <i>Pirate Radio</i> gets a tame U.S. release, but we still love rock 'n' roll

Pirate Radio gets a tame U.S. release, but we still love rock 'n' roll

Seven months after its theatrical release in the U.K., and two months after its DVD debut there, Pirate Radio washes ashore in U.S. theaters with a different title (it was formerly known as The Boat That Rocked) and most of…
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Film, Live Baby Live

Live Baby Live

Some of the people who helped bring you dank, morose amusements such as The Crow, Dark City, and The Matrix have a new movie to offer. Like The Matrix, it features a dork who flies through the air. As in…
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