Ruben Fleischer
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//Features

The Best 30 Films of 2009
7 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

In one of the rarest rating periods ever, several on the staff could successfully argue for any of the Top 30 choices as a potential number one. While not all classics, they remain the consistent cream of 2009's crop.

//Reviews

'Gangster Squad' Casts a Pretty Sheen Upon a Shallow Story
21 Apr 2013 // 5:15 PM

Despite a star-studded cast and a seductive setting, Gangster Squad fades in the noirish-glow of '40s-era Los Angeles.

'Gangster Squad': Sean Penn's Putty Nose
10 Jan 2013 // 11:45 PM

Though Mickey Cohen never quite fulfills the lunatic vampiric promise of his first scene with a pair of gnarly coyotes, Sean Penn has the right idea here.

//Blogs

'30 Minutes of Less' Offers at Least Twice as Many Laughs
12 Aug 2011 // 2:00 AM

As long as we stay situated on the duos and their dithering silliness, 30 Minutes or Less is a light and airy piffle. Otherwise, it struggles to keep itself, and its audience from wandering off.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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