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DVDs to Avoid: ‘Hot Pursuit’ is Like ‘The Heat,’ But Bad

DVDs to Avoid: ‘Hot Pursuit’ is Like ‘The Heat,’ But Bad

The dumb comedy stars Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara's boobs.
‘Phoenix’ Has Thrilled Film Critics. But Will It Thrill You?

‘Phoenix’ Has Thrilled Film Critics. But Will It Thrill You?

A disfigured woman returns to her husband, but he doesn't recognize her.
Box Office Battle: Ethan Hunt Clobbers the Fantastic Four

Box Office Battle: Ethan Hunt Clobbers the Fantastic Four

Fantastic Four didn't make a lot of money this weekend. Uh-oh.
Review: This is Why No One Watched ‘The Loft’

Review: This is Why No One Watched ‘The Loft’

Our review's several months late... we should never have bothered in the first place.
Review: ‘From the Madding Crowd’ Bucks a Trend

Review: ‘From the Madding Crowd’ Bucks a Trend

At least the drama doesn't feel like every other Victorian era movie.
Review: ‘True Story’ Leaves Out the Juicy Details

Review: ‘True Story’ Leaves Out the Juicy Details

The movie is about a man who butchered his family, so why isn't it more interesting?
We Watched ‘Home’ So You Don’t Have To

We Watched ‘Home’ So You Don’t Have To

The DreamWorks Animation family film is somehow one of the worst movies of 2015.
Review: Start Your Week with ‘Adult Beginners’

Review: Start Your Week with ‘Adult Beginners’

Nick Kroll and Rose Byrne star in this comedy-drama about a loser trying to fix his life.
The Zoolander 2 Teaser Trailer is Here

The Zoolander 2 Teaser Trailer is Here

"If God exists, why did he make ugly people?"
‘White God’ Review: WTF

‘White God’ Review: WTF

The movie is like a gritty, subtitled and R-rated Homeward Bound-meets-ID4, with dogs.
I Watched ‘Paul Blart 2.’ I Hate Myself.

I Watched ‘Paul Blart 2.’ I Hate Myself.

My doctors advised me not to watch it. I didn't listen. I didn't listen.
‘What We Do in the Shadows’ Review

‘What We Do in the Shadows’ Review

Just because a movie looks dumb and sounds dumb, doesn't mean it isn't worth it.
Why ‘The Look of Silence’ Isn’t As Good As Everyone Says

Why ‘The Look of Silence’ Isn’t As Good As Everyone Says

The critically acclaimed documentary expands in theaters. Here's why you shouldn't bother.
Review: Will Smith’s Half-Movie ‘Focus’

Review: Will Smith’s Half-Movie ‘Focus’

Will Smith's latest is pretty good... too bad no one wrote the second half of the movie.
Hidden Gem: ‘Predestination’

Hidden Gem: ‘Predestination’

Ethan Hawke stars in this largely overlooked time travel thriller.