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MOVIE REVIEWS: SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK (Updated)

November 16, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

David O. Russell’s Silver Linings Playbook, which opens in just 16 theaters this weekend — it’s due to expand to about 500 next week — is receiving golden reviews from nearly all the major critics — the rare film that is praised as much for its performances as for its screenplay. Roger Ebert, in fact, […]

MOVIEGOERS AGAIN EXPECTED TO STAY HOME

September 21, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Four new films will be opening wide at the box office this weekend, but they are not likely to lift it out of the doldrums that it drifted into at the beginning of the month. The horror film, House at the End of the Street, which was not screened for critics, is expected to lead […]

MTV MOVIE AWARDS SPREADS AWARDS AROUND

June 4, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

At the quirky MTV Movie Awards, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1 won the Golden Popcorn award for movie of the year but The Hunger Games took the most awards, including best female performance (Jennifer Lawrence) and best male performance (Josh Hutcherson). Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows — Part 2 won for […]