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  • Ten best movies of the decade

    Ten best movies of the decade

    The best of the decade include foreign fare and some American classics such as ‘Sideways’ and ‘No Country for Old Men.’

  • The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond: movie review

    The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond: movie review

    Adapted from a Tennessee Williams screenplay, ‘The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond’ comes across as stylized and clunky.

  • The White Ribbon: movie review

    The White Ribbon: movie review

    With harrowing echoes of ‘The Crucible,’ ‘The White Ribbon’ details the dark, unexplained happenings in a German village before World War I.

  • The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus: movie review

    The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus: movie review

    ‘The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus’ leaps deep into fantasy and mortality when a magician makes one final bet.

  • Ten best films of 2009

    Ten best films of 2009

    Uncovering some gems in an uneven year at the movies.

  • Sherlock Holmes: movie review

    Sherlock Holmes: movie review

    As the famous detective, Robert Downey Jr. puts a grubby, fighting twist on the new ‘Sherlock Holmes’ franchise.

  • Brothers: movie review

    Brothers: movie review

    Tobey Maguire plays a returning vet in ‘Brothers,’ a dark drama about identity and the costs of war on the home front.

  • It’s Complicated: movie review

    It’s Complicated: movie review

    In the comedy ‘It’s Complicated,’ Meryl Streep and Alec Baldwin bring intelligence and panache to their parts as a divorced couple having an affair with each other.

  • Sizzle surrounds ‘Avatar’ as industry anticipates new phase for movies

    Sizzle surrounds ‘Avatar’ as industry anticipates new phase for movies

    Technological wizardry of ‘Avatar’ is more than a gimmick and could transform filmmaking, insiders say.

  • Crazy Heart: movie review

    Crazy Heart: movie review

    In ‘Crazy Heart,’ Jeff Bridges plays a washed-up crooner who rallies – an old story told with fresh honesty.

  • Nine: movie review

    Nine: movie review

    Star-studded ‘Nine’ is a fast-moving musical about an Italian movie director with a seriously complex love life.

  • The Young Victoria: movie review

    The Young Victoria: movie review

    A portrait of Queen Victoria before she took the throne, ‘The Young Victoria’ comes across at times rather like a plodding royal pageant.

  • Avatar: movie review

    Avatar: movie review

    James Cameron’s long-awaited ‘Avatar’ uses the latest technology to transport viewers to the war-ridden world of Pandora and its indigenous Na’vi clan.

  • A Single Man: movie review

    A Single Man: movie review

    Colin Firth plays a college professor devastated by his partner’s death in ‘A Single Man,’ designer Tom Ford’s first foray into filmmaking.

  • The Lovely Bones: movie review

    The Lovely Bones: movie review

    Based on Alice Sebold’s bestseller, ‘The Lovely Bones’ turns on a murdered girl who tries to help her grieving family from beyond.

  • Invictus: movie review

    Invictus: movie review

    Morgan Freeman brings appropriate gravitas to his role as Mandela in ‘Invictus,’ but occasionally Clint Eastwood’s movie slips into hero worship.

  • Broken Embraces: movie review

    Broken Embraces: movie review

    Almodóvar and Cruz turn to noir in ‘Broken Embraces,’ a film within a film that draws on movie greats.

  • 'Up in the Air': movie review

    'Up in the Air': movie review

    George Clooney is a high-flying corporate hatchet man in 'Up in the Air,' who ends up on a flight of self-discovery in this intelligent, charming comedy.

  • 'The End of Poverty?': movie review

    Capitalism gets the blame in this talking-heads documentary. But the movie review points out that 'The End of Poverty?' offers few real-world solutions.

  • 'Everybody's Fine': movie review

    'Everybody's Fine': movie review

    De Niro plays a widower trying to reconnect with his children in 'Everybody's Fine,' which stumbles into sentimental territory.