Rupert Wyatt
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//Features

The 40 Best Films of 2011
22 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

2011 was a year of good, not necessarily great, films, though the amazing choices by our staff might argue against such a overall cinematic classification.

The Best Male Film Performances of 2011
17 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

In another strong year, crime and punishment take on heart and heroism for the right to be called 2011's best male film acting work.

//Columns

Alzheimer's and Other Troubles with Memory in 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes'
23 Aug 2011 // 5:00 PM

Rise of the Planet of the Apes blends past, present and future, bringing 1968 into 2011 into 3978. But apes cannot conquer Earth without conquering memory, first.

//Reviews

Mark Wahlberg's Performance Comes Up Snake Eyes in the Remake of 'The Gambler'
4 Jun 2015 // 2:00 AM

Mark Wahlberg's performance in this thrice-removed Dostoyevsky adaptation is all surface moves, dance steps without the music.

Not With a Bang or a Whimper, But With the Roar of the Jungle: 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes'
2 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

If there is a message here, its not about changing our behavior. Or about giving money to the humane society or even PETA. Its about evolution's decision to end us.

//Blogs

Great 'Apes' Reinvents the Franchise
4 Aug 2011 // 2:00 AM

A wonder of late summer popcorn season speculation, Rise of the Planet of the Apes is the kind of throwback that fans of science fiction love.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

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