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  • Lorax.jpg ‘Lorax’ little less Seussian, still lovable

    “The Lorax”
    Universal Pictures
    Directed by Chris Renaud
    Starring Danny DeVito, Zac Efron, Taylor Swift, Ed Helms, Rob Riggle, Jenny Slate and Betty White
    Rated PG
    3 Stars

    March 2, 2012 1 Photo

  • Wanderlust.jpg ‘Wanderlust’ wanders too much for its own good

    Universal Pictures
    Directed by David Wain
    Starring Paul Rudd, Jennifer Aniston, Justin Theroux, Alan Alda, Malin Akerman, Ken Marino and Michaela Watkins
    Rated R
    2.5 Stars 

    March 1, 2012 1 Photo

  • This means War.jpg Cupid strikes out with 'War'

    This Means War
    20th Century Fox
    Directed by McG
    Starring Reese Witherspoon, Chris Pine, Tom Hardy, Chelsea Handler and Til Schweiger
    Rated PG-13
    1 ½ Stars

    February 17, 2012 1 Photo

  • chronicle.jpg ‘Chronicle’ offers new twist on superhero genre

    20th Century Fox Films
    Directed by Josh Trank
    Starring Dane DeHaan, Alex Russell, Michael B. Jordan, Michael Kelly, Ashley Hinshaw and Bo Petersen
    Rated PG-13
    3 Stars 

    February 10, 2012 1 Photo

  • LedgeMAN ‘Man on Ledge’ starts strong, plummets into mediocrity

    Man on a Ledge
    Summit Entertainment
    Directed by Asger Leth
    Starring Sam Worthington, Jamie Bell, Elizabeth Banks, Genesis Rodriguez, Edward Burns, Ed Harris, Anthony Mackie, Kyra Sedgwick and William Sadler
    Rated PG-13
    2 Stars  

    February 1, 2012 1 Photo

  • Descendants.jpg ‘Descendants’ triumphant return for Payne

    The Descendants
    Fox Searchlight Films
    Directed by Alexander Payne
    Starring George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Amara Miller, Nick Krause, Judy Greer, Matthew Lillard, Beau Bridges,  and Robert Forster
    Rated R
    3.3 Stars   

    January 30, 2012 1 Photo

  • Extremely Loud.jpg ‘Extremely’ likely to make you cry

    Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
    Warner Brothers Pictures
    Directed by Stephen Daldry
    Starring Thomas Horn, Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Max von Sydow, Viola Davis, Jeffrey Wright and John Goodman
    Rated PG-13
    3 Stars

    January 20, 2012 1 Photo

  • joyful-noise.jpg ‘Joyful Noise’ makes for great music but mediocre movie

    A Joyful Noise
    Warner Brothers
    Directed by Todd Graff
    Starring Queen Latifah, Dolly Parton, Keke Palmer, Jeremy Jordan, Dexter Darden, Courtney B. Vance and Kris Kristofferson
    Rated PG-13
    2.5 Stars

    January 13, 2012 1 Photo

  • Devil Inside Not enough ‘Devil Inside' year’s first horror flick

    The Devil Inside
    Insurge Pictures
    Directed by William Brent Bell
    Starring Fernanda Andrade, Suzan Crowley, Simon Quarterman, Evan Helmuth and Ionut Grama
    Rated R
    1 1/2 Stars

    January 11, 2012 1 Photo

  • TTSS copy.jpg ‘Tinker’ over-stuffed but satisfying spy story

    Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
    Focus Features
    Directed by Tomas Alfredson
    Starring Gary Oldman, John Hurt, Toby Jones, Cirian Hinds, Mark Strong and Tom Hardy
    Rated R
    3 Stars

    January 6, 2012 1 Photo