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Review: 'Fire in the Blood'

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A basically constructed but rivetingly researched examination of the global fight for affordable antiretroviral therapy against Western pharamaceutical companies, whose restrictive patent laws amount…

Adam Scott in "A.C.O.D."
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Review: 'A.C.O.D.'

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Assembling a terrific cast is the main achievement of screenwriter Stuart Zicherman's directorial debut, "A.C.O.D." (an awkward acronym for "Adult Children of Divorce"), but the ensemble's crack…

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Review: 'Ass Backwards'

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This painfully unfunny vehicle for writer-stars June Diane Raphael and Casey Wilson is, depressingly, a comedy built on the amusement value of stupid people that is itself too stupid to be funny.

"Lovelace"
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Review: 'Lovelace'

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Reducing an immensely disturbing, politically byzantine tale to a series of cartoonish vignettes, this celeb-studded biopic squanders a gutsy performance by Amanda Seyfried while making '70s porn…

Robin Weigert and Maggie Siff in
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Review: 'Concussion'

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The unjust dearth of Sapphic cinema helps explain, more than excuse, the desperate "Concussion," a head injury of a film in which a middle-aged suburban femme with a frigid wife and a bump on the…

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