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Taron Egerton on His Technicolor Portrayal of Elton John in 'Rocketman'

Faced with the challenging task of portraying the iconic Elton John onscreen in Rocketman, Taron Egerton took the challenge head-on, to spectacular results.

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Sundance 2018: 'Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot' + 'Juliet, Naked'

These two films with promising pedigrees fail to register as more than disappointing tweeners.

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'The Disaster Artist' Hilariously Unlocks 'The Room'

James Franco's new comedic biopic about The Room is a gleeful celebration of unrestrained (and disastrous) cinematic dreams.

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In 'Rosewater', Jon Stewart Conveys the Power of the Human Spirit

In a culture where people Tweet nonsensical thoughts, Rosewater challenges us to consider the ways we can use our voices to speak on behalf of those that are routinely silenced.

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'The Theory of Everything' Needs More Jane Hawking

Felicity Jones' remarkable performance can't save The Theory of Everything, in large part because the film doesn't fully commit to her own point of view.

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Rembetiko -- Special Edition

Rembetiko is ostensibly a fictionalised biopic of standout Rembetiko singer Marika Ninou, but it's actually a biopic of Rembetiko music and the entire Greek nation.

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Becoming Jane

Julian Jarrold's fictionalized biopic offers up big-boomy melodrama, full of broken hearts, romantic montages, and predictable plot turns.


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