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Movie review: Kevin Smith’s “Tusk” is the most WTF movie of 2014

My most cautious recommendation of the week is Kevin Smith’s latest film, “Tusk.” To say it’s not for everyone is an understatement. Read on to see if it might be right for you, and wish me luck as I try to convey that without spoiling any of the movie’s surprises.
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Movie review: Terry Gilliam’s “Zero Theorem” a return to bizarre form

“The Zero Theorem” isn’t Terry Gilliam’s sequel to what may be his definitive film (“Brazil”), but it’s certainly its sibling in spirit.
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Movie review: “Trip to Italy” wonderfully delivers more of the same

If 2010’s “The Trip” seemed like an unlikely comedy success, the notion of a more-of-the-same sequel seems just as unlikely. And yet it works.
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The List: Top 10 gnarly ladies

Being a badass is pretty badass, but it’s even more badass when you’re a badass lady. In honor of the Lady Gnar Shredders, a local bicycle racing team made up of badass ladies “shredding the gnar,” we’ve compiled a (in no way comprehensive) list of some of our favorite gnarly ladies. Ranging from comic book heroines to over-the-top pop-culture personalities, they run the gamut of awesome in their own way.
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Movie review: Kevin Smith’s “Tusk” is the most WTF movie of 2014

My most cautious recommendation of the week is Kevin Smith’s latest film, “Tusk.” To say it’s not for everyone is an understatement. Read on to see if it might be right for you, and wish me luck as I try to convey that without spoiling any of the movie’s surprises.
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TV review: “Gotham” could be great

One of, if not the most, anticipated fall TV series is “Gotham.” Batman is arguably the most ubiquitous and popular superhero, and thus the most profitable commodity in adaptation culture. So why shouldn’t Fox capitalize and make the dreaded “prequel”?
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Movies: “God Help the Girl” the best Scottish indie- pop musical of the year

I am a film critic, but I am also — despite what you may have heard — a human being.
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Movie review: Hardy and Gandolfini shine in crime drama “The Drop”

Posthumous releases after an actor’s death are tricky business. It’s hard not to feel some melancholy knowing you won’t be seeing said actor onscreen again. And you hope the film won’t be a bad mark on his or her legacy.
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Movie review: Errol Flynn biopic “Last of Robin Hood” misses mark

The Errol Flynn biography “The Last of Robin Hood” has a couple of big problems to overcome. One is more forgivable than the other.
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Review: “New Girl” pointed in promising direction

While not the phenomenon it was during the first season, the last season of “New Girl” was a big one for the series. It earned a coveted post-Super Bowl spot — with guest star Prince! — and showed it has long-term viability as a cult hit.
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The List: Most unnecessary sequels

This weekend, “Dolphin Tale 2” hits theaters with the further fictionalized adventures of a real, live dolphin with a real, fake tail. In that spirit, we bring you 10 of the most unnecessary sequels ever.
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