Joe Leydon

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Review: 'Flubber'

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Disney can expect a big box office bounce during the holiday moviegoing season with "Flubber," easily the best of the studio's recent attempts to recycle past hits as updated remakes.

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Review: 'Sand Trap'

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If it were any worse, it might qualify as self-parody. But "Sand Trap" is a goof, not a spoof, and it manages to be ludicrous while remaining essentially humorless. This sub-par erotic thriller is…

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Review: 'The 'M' Word'

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The 'M' Word" is "marriage" in this lightweight but likable indie comedy-drama about the interactions and introspection of friends and lovers drawn together for an upcoming Manhattan wedding. A fine…

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Review: 'The 'm' Word'

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The 'M' Word" is "marriage" in this lightweight but likable indie comedy-drama about the interactions and introspection of friends and lovers drawn together for an upcoming Manhattan wedding. A fine…

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Review: 'Sand Trap'

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If it were any worse, it might qualify as self-parody. But "Sand Trap" is a goof, not a spoof, and it manages to be ludicrous while remaining essentially humorless. This sub-par erotic thriller is…

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Review: 'They Call Me Joy'

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Passions blaze and hearts shatter throughout "They Call Me Joy," an entertainingly overripe soap opera about a cynical prostitute who makes the mistake of falling for a naive young suitor in a…

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Review: 'Paradise Ashes'

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Marcelo Pineyro's "Paradise Ashes" is an intriguing but unexceptional murder mystery involving political corruption, dark conspiracies and faithless lovers. The Argentine drama is notable primarily…

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Review: 'RocketMan'

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Few ticketbuyers will want to take off with "RocketMan," a strenuously silly slapstick comedy about a klutzy scientist who joins the crew of the first manned NASA flight to Mars. Disney release is a…

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Review: 'They Call Me Joy'

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Passions blaze and hearts shatter throughout "They Call Me Joy," an entertainingly overripe soap opera about a cynical prostitute who makes the mistake of falling for a naive young suitor in a…

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