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Film Review: Uneven “The Aeronauts” Soars Through the Air, Crawls on the Ground

The Aeronauts (Tom Harper, 2019) 2 out of 4 stars. Filled with wonderful flights of stunning computer-generated imagery, The Aeronauts periodically soars but all too often crash-lands under the weight of its unwieldly structure. “Inspired by true events,” as its opening … Continue reading

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Film Review: “On the Basis of Sex” Offers Fast-Food RBG

On the Basis of Sex (Mimi Leder, 2018) 1½ out of 4 stars. The second film about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg released within the last 7 months, On the Basis of Sex opens with the usual biopic title card: “Inspired … Continue reading

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In Weary “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Take on the Death Star

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (Gareth Edwards, 2016) 1½ out of 4 stars Gradually, over the course of the 39 years since the release of the original Star Wars film (now redubbed “Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope”), the transmedia universe in … Continue reading

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