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'Child 44' Is Worth 44 Seconds of Your Time, Probably Less

This universally panned "thriller" is about as thrilling as a conversation with a parking meter.

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Scenes of a Sexual Nature

A more-or-less literal enactment of the commonplace activity of imagining the lives of people we pass each day.

Jason Jones
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Layer Cake (2004)

Daniel Craig ensures that you see XXXX's mind wheels turning as he confronts each new impasse.

Cynthia Fuchs
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Layer Cake (2004)

The hero of Layer Cake has no name. This matters less than you might think.

Cynthia Fuchs
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The Reckoning (2004)

The Reckoning raises significant questions concerning how news and history are shaped by those with the power to name them.

Cynthia Fuchs
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The Reckoning (2004)

The Reckoning raises significant questions concerning how news and history are shaped by those with the power to name them.

Cynthia Fuchs
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Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)

Director Stuart Baird seems to be chasing the glory of Wrath of Khan, but those parallels leave the newer film feeling sort of like a cover band.

Jesse Hassenger
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Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)

As Nemesis amply demonstrates, the franchise is getting quite long in the tooth.

Todd R. Ramlow

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