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    What Is Everyone Saying About The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1?It’s a cash grab! It’s a tease! But it’s kind of good?
  2. Critics Say ‘Dumb and Dumber To’ Fails to Live Up to the OriginalTwenty years after the release of the original, the Farrelly brothers’ Dumb and Dumber sequel finally debuts in theaters today. Currently […]
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    What Is Everyone Saying About Taylor Swift’s 1989?People are being very positive.
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    What Are the First Critics Saying About Interstellar?Many reviews yet to come, but here are the first.
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    What Did Critics Say the First Time Michael Keaton Played a Superhero?“This is a true star performance, subtle, authoritative, and sexually vibrant.”
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    What Did Critics Write About Pulp Fiction When It Debuted 20 Years Ago?Pulp Fiction nourishes, abets, cultural slumming.”
  7. Bill Murray’s ‘St. Vincent’ Is Getting Mixed Reviews from CriticsBill Murray’s new movie St. Vincent premieres in theaters tomorrow, and so far it’s getting mixed reviews from critics. Between the tale of […]
  8. The Critics Are Not Being Kind to Fox’s ‘Mulaney’ John Mulaney’s sitcom premieres this Sunday, and while fans and critics across the board agree that Mulaney himself is a talented and likable […]
  9. Review Roundup: Lohan’s Official Speed-the-Plow Debut Went OkayApparently it’s like “a rugby prop-forward pitching a movie idea to a Reform rabbi.”
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    Gone Girl Roundup: Fincher Has a Strong HandCritics also think that this will be the role to put Rosamund Pike on the map.
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    Lindsay Lohan Forgot Her Lines in Speed-the-PlowIt was her West End debut.
  12. Did You Know That a Lot of Critics Didn’t Like When Harry Met Sally?The reviews were decidedly mixed.
  13. Melissa McCarthy’s New Movie ‘Tammy’ Is Getting Mediocre Reviews at BestMelissa McCarthy’s latest film Tammy hits theaters today, and so far critics are feeling pretty meh about the film the comedian wrote, […]
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    Roundup: Transformers Is Physically Painful“The cinematic equivalent of being tied in a bag and being beaten by pipes.”
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    So How Did Dave Chappelle’s First Radio City Show Go?“Chunks of his riffs ended up at the same place as a lot of Bill Cosby routines — if Cosby had suddenly developed Tourette’s and begun chain-cursing.”
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    Review Roundup: The Fault in Anne Frank’s HouseLet’s talk about that Anne Frank House scene.
  17. Seth MacFarlane’s ‘A Million Ways to Die in the West’ Isn’t Faring as Well […]The summer movie season continues this week with the release of A Million Ways to Die in the West, the second film written and directed by […]
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    Cannes: Nobody Likes Ryan Gosling’s Directorial Debut, Lost RiverSorry to be the bearer of bad news.
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    Godzilla Review Roundup: Cranston’s Terrible WigWhere’s that lizard at?
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    Review Roundup: The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Belongs to Emma StoneShe’s basically a national treasure.
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    Review Roundup: There Were Some HIMYM DefendersThough many asked if it was possible for a disastrous conclusion to negate everything that came before it?
  22. Critics Rave Over Wes Anderson’s Russian Nesting Doll ‘The Grand Budapest […]Wes Anderson’s newest feature film The Grand Budapest Hotel hits theaters today, and it’s already drawing generally warm reviews from critics. […]
  23. Review Roundup: Everyone Had Very Low Expectations for RoboCopLike, very low.
  24. Reviews for ‘The Lego Movie’ Are Positive, Full of Lego MetaphorsThe Lego Movie hits theaters today, and though it’s a kid-friendly PG-rated animated feature, it has a clever way of combining the nostalgic […]
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    14 Movies to See (or Not See) This ChristmasQuick takes on all your options at the movie theater. 
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    American Hustle Review Roundup: Christian Bale’s Hair“There is so much hair … “
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    Inside Llewyn Davis Review Roundup: The Critics Are Crazy for That Cat“The chilled-out tabby … immediately secures its place as a seminal character in the Coen brothers’ universe.”
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    16 Movies to See (or Not See) This ThanksgivingOur critics on all the major releases out now.
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    Review Roundup: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire“Bigger, better and broodier.”
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    Lady Gaga Review Roundup: What the Hell Does ARTPOP Even Mean?Is it pop? Is it art? What is it??
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    Man, Critics Sure Do Love Loki in Thor 2Get a room.
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    What the Critics Are Saying About Blue Is the Warmest Color’s Sex SceneIt’s “artistic.”
  33. Most Critics Don’t Hate ‘Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa’Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa, which is released nation-wide today, is the latest in the Jackass empire of TV shows and films. Though not meant […]
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    Review Roundup: The Most Effusive Praise of 12 Years a Slave“Is 12 Years a Slave a new masterpiece?” “12 Years a Slave is easily the greatest feature film ever made about American slavery,” and more! 
  35. Critics Generally Like Nerdist’s First Film ‘Zero Charisma’Nerdist’s first feature film, Zero Charisma, premiered at New York Comic Con last night and is already available on demand. But starting today, […]
  36. Critics Are Really Mixed on ‘A.C.O.D.’Adam Scott’s new movie, A.C.O.D., short for Adult Children of Divorce, opens nationwide today, and the critics can’t seem to agree on the […]
  37. TV Critics Really, Really, Really Hate ‘Dads’Fox’s new sitcom Dads has come under a lot of fire for its crude racial stereotypes, but a lot of critics are more upset by just how unfunny […]
  38. Critics Aren’t Too Wild About ‘Hell Baby’Tom Lennon and Ben Garant’s latest comedy, Hell Baby, has been available on VOD since July, but it hits select theaters today, and the reviews […]
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    Kick-Ass 2 Review Roundup: Rape and Mean GirlsThe movie channels Mean Girls, says every single critic.
  40. Unsurprisingly, Critics Prefer Indies ‘In a World…’ and ‘Prince […]As summer weekends go, this is a pretty decent one for comedy films. And it’s particularly good one for Nick Offerman fans, as he appears in […]
  41. Kristen Wiig’s New Movie ‘Girl Most Likely’ Is Out Today, and Critics […]Kristen Wiig’s latest movie, Girl Most Likely, hits theaters today. Directed by Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini (American Splendor), […]
  42. Almost No One Recommends Seeing ‘Grown Ups 2’In some of the least shocking movie news of 2013, critics absolutely hate Adam Sandler’s latest comedy, Grown Ups 2. The 2010 original wasn’t […]
  43. Critics Love Melissa McCarthy, But Are Otherwise Split on ‘The Heat’Melissa McCarthy and Sandra Bullock’s buddy comedy The Heat opens in theaters today, and the reviews are somewhat mixed. Most critics agree […]
  44. What Critics Are Saying About Henry Cavill’s Superman in Man of Steel“So ripped that he’s nearly shredded.”
  45. Review Roundup: ‘This Is the End’ Is the Best-Reviewed Comedy of the YearIt’s been a lackluster year for mainstream comedies, but it looks like Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg’s directorial debut, This Is The End, is […]
  46. Review Roundup: Critics Don’t Like ‘The Internship’ as Much as ‘The […]Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson’s second buddy comedy together, The Internship, hits theaters today, and it doesn’t look like audiences are gonna […]
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    What 15 Critics Said About Will Smith’s Silly After Earth Character Name“Cypher Raige, which suggests that he’s descended from a long line of American Gladiators.’” 
  48. Review Roundup: Critics Like ‘Hangover III’ Less than the First TwoThe third and – as the posters promise – final installment in the The Hangover franchise was released to theaters today, and the reviews have […]
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    How Critics Handled Star Trek Into Darkness’s Bad-Guy SecretSPOILER ALERT. Unless you’ve already read some of these reviews.
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    What the Critics Say About Gatsby’s Party Scenes“Luhrmann doesn’t just gild the lily, he spray-paints it with glow-in-the-dark sparkles.”
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