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Letters From Iwo Jima

Mixed messages mar Eastwood's companion piece to Flags of Our Fathers — an antiwar film that also wants to be pro-warrior Read more »

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The Painted Veil

Well-acted but predictable period tale disappoints Read more »

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Breaking and Entering

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Eragon

Written by a kid for kids, this dragon's bite feels too familiar Read more »

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Dreamgirls

Chicago scribe Condon has assembled a Dream cast Read more »

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The Secret Life of Words

Close confines force together two lost souls Read more »

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The Pursuit of Happyness

Like the character played by its ever-charming star, this Will Smith vehicle belies bigger ambitions that lie below the surface Read more »

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Home of the Brave

Apolitical, pro-soldier Read more »

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The Good German

Game German ultimately undone by flawed source material Read more »

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Unaccompanied Minors

This mishmash of better film makes for an unappetizing Christmas dish Read more »