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Date Night

In timing, delivery, and charisma, Tina Fey and Steve Carell are exactly who they always are, and this is a good thing.

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Dear John

Clichés suffuse Dear John, including the repetitious soft-focus close-ups of Amanda Seyfried and excuses to get Channing Tatum's shirt off.

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Antichrist

Antichrist in many ways seems Lars Von Trier's rejoinder to the criticism that he "hates women," as if daring us to watch what we expect to see.

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Fame

The real struggle faced by kids in today's Fame is how to negotiate cultural demands for sexual morality and conservatism while maintaining outsized sexual personas in public.

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The Informant!

The Informant! recalls the excuses made by numerous underlings of authoritarian institutions over the course of the past century who have justified their exploitative practices by claiming they were just following orders.

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