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‘Whitey: The U.S. v. James J Bulger’ Review
Whitey Bulger was a ruthless mobster. He was also an informant for the FBI.
Review: George Takei on ‘To Be Takei’
The Star Trek actor/social media star/gay rights activist gets a documentary.
‘Bears’ Review: It’s No Grizzly Man
The good news: it's full of beary goodness. The bad news: it doesn't end like Grizzly Man.
Review: ‘Beyond the Edge’ Goes Beyond Boring
The new documentary makes Edmund Hillary's ascent of Mt. Everest amazingly boring.
Review: Rumsfeld Describes ‘The Unknown Known’
Errol Morris's documentary about Donald Rumseld arrives on DVD.
The Best Movies of the 2014 Seattle International Film Festival
My mom weighs in on her top ten movies at SIFF. Naturally, her #1 movie was about a dog.
A Not-So-Fuzzy Review of ‘Island of Lemurs’
It's hard to mess up a nature documentary, but clearly not impossible.
Review: The Oscar-Nominated ‘Prison Terminal’
The short documentary, nominated for an Oscar, follows the last days of a dying inmate.
Oscar Predictions 2014
Here are the movies and people that will win the Academy Awards.
The Best and Worst 2014 Oscar-Nominated Documentaries
This year's nominations for documentary feature range from good to downright forgettable.
Review: SeaWorld Put on Trial in ‘Blackfish’
Apparently orcas shouldn't be locked in tiny swimming pools.
On DVD: A Rare Negative Review for ‘Room 237′
The 92% of critics who liked this movie on Rotten Tomatoes are wrong.
Review: ‘Stories We Tell,’ A Different Kind of Doc
Sarah Polley interviews her own father about her mother's sex life.
Review: Watch Out for ‘Chasing Ice’
Glaciers melt and shit.
Review: The Déjà vu of ‘West of Memphis’
On Blu-ray this week,
West of Memphis
tells a story that has already been told.
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Review: Gyllenhaal Delivers Big with ‘Nightcrawler’
Review: ‘Whiplash’ Is About Torture, and Drumming
Don’t Kill John Wick’s Dog (A Movie Review)
Review: Michael Keaton Takes Flight in ‘Birdman’