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Figaro a wedding you don't want to miss

Let the champagne corks pop with unlimited zest. This Met Opera production of Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro, is a once-in-a-lifetime experience on all l... Read Story

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Film Guide - November 21, 2014

This week’s movie reviews.

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REVIEW: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay

Great acting leads us through an emotional minefield of retribution and political subterfuge [TRAILER].

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Browse Reviews

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‘Instructions Not Included’ wows US
October 17 2014 at 12:10

Don't hold the crass Jack and Jill against Mexican star Eugenio Derbez, who shines in this hit [TRAILER].

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MOVIE REVIEW: Snowpiercer
October 17 2014 at 11:58

Stylishly crafted while paying attention to character development, this is as good an action movie as it is an allegory about class, power structures and power run amok.

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Absurd, sweet, ultimately entertaining
October 17 2014 at 11:52

This meditation on the concept of “take life as it comes” also manages to explore some quirky side roads along the way. It turns the novel into a globe-trotting adventure...

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Get a taste of Korean culture, cuisine
October 16 2014 at 12:43

An exciting Korean film and food festival is being held through the collaboration of the Open Window School of Film Arts and the Embassy of South Korea.

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MOVIE REVIEW: Haider
October 13 2014 at 10:08

Vishal Bhardwaj, known for presenting age-old literature with a modern flair, returns with this extraordinary Interpretation of Shakespeare’s Hamlet.

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MOVIE REVIEW: Bang Bang
October 13 2014 at 10:23

Bang Bang is an action-packed, edge-of-your-seat adventure.

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MOVIE REVIEW: Gone Girl
October 10 2014 at 11:53

This thriller unfolds with Nick Dunne (Ben Affleck) calling the police after arriving home to find signs of a struggle and Amy, his wife of almost five years, missing.

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Orlando Bloom talks SA-based film
October 10 2014 at 13:20

Bloom talks to Theresa Smith about his role as an alcoholic SA cop in City of Violence [INTERVIEW+REVIEW].

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MOVIE REVIEW: Autómata
October 10 2014 at 11:53

This overwrought, uncontrolled sci-fi thriller is a disappointing example of a film that lacks the imagination to follow through persuasively on its engaging premise.

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MOVIE REVIEW: Love is All You Need
October 10 2014 at 11:49

It trots out conceits and conventions similar to its overstuffed cousin The Big Wedding, but does so with such tenderness that it feels like a healing balm.

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