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Film Review: “Pain and Glory” Offers Neither, But Still Diverts

Pain and Glory (“Dolor y gloria”) (Pedro Almodóvar, 2019) 2½ out of 4 stars. Pedro Almodóvar’s latest film offers neither excessive pain nor great glory, so megalomaniacal masochists, beware. It is a very personal film, however, so there are plenty … Continue reading

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Film Review: Cuarón’s Gorgeous Felliniesque “Roma” Is Full of Empty Promises

Roma (Alfonso Cuarón, 2018) 2 out of 4 stars. A longtime admirer of the work of filmmaker Alfonso Cuarón (Children of Men), I at first found much to love in his latest, a loosely autobiographical romp through his childhood years entitled … Continue reading

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