Movie Takes

Movie Takes

Hesher

By 6.9.11

Is there a good side to destructive and anti-social psychoses?
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There Be Dragons

By 6.3.11

Fiction and melodrama undermine the respectfully treated real-life story of Opus Dei's founder amid the Spanish Civil War.
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Win Win

By 5.23.11

A movie with some moral seriousness, which is more than we usually get from Hollywood these days.
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Winter in Wartime

By 4.29.11

A well-made film that's less about winter and wartime than about boyhood and its end.
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In a Better World

By 4.15.11

The brilliant Susanne Bier's Oscar-winning movie is very much about men and the things that matter to men.
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Jane Eyre

By 4.6.11

How does this beautiful adaptation compare to the great novel?
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Of Gods and Men

By 3.17.11

An immensely moving account of goodness, holiness and Christian martyrdom.
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