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Sunday, April 21 2013

'Gangster Squad' Casts a Pretty Sheen Upon a Shallow Story

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


Thursday, January 10 2013

'Gangster Squad': Sean Penn's Putty Nose

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.


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Friday, October 25 2013

Hidden Gems from the First Half of 2013

Before we get all caught up in the onslaught of fall films, we should take a few moments to do what the Academy (usually) doesn't: remember the first nine months of the year.


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