Richard J. Lewis
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A Riveting Story Is Elevated by Captivating Performances in 'Barney's Version'
13 Jul 2011 // 4:00 PM

This is not a romantic comedy as its trailer misleads; rather, it’s a drama that carries us through the defining moments that occur within nearly 40 years of the eponymous character’s life.

'Barney's Version' Is another one of Paul Giamatti's roles of a lifetime
3 Feb 2011 // 10:24 PM

This fitfully funny, mawkish romantic comedy gives Paul Giamatti (another) role of a lifetime, but along the way, sucks all the life out of its rakish source novel.

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'Staircase' Is Gay in a Melancholy Way

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"Unfairly cast aside as tasteless during its time for its depiction of homosexuality, Staircase is a serious film in need of a second critical appraisal.

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