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Review: ‘NVA’

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German cinema's newfound nostalgia for all things formerly East is taken to logical, if somewhat strained, limits in 1980s-set army-recruit comedy "NVA." Though conceived by the helmer who started it…

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Review: ‘Berlin Blues’

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Almost a W. Berlin companion piece to his first movie, the East-set "Sun Alley" (1999), Leander Haussmann's "Berlin Blues" is another slyly comical portrait of denizens of a specific district at a…

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Review: ‘Blue Moon’

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Two smalltime crooks and an enigmatic Ukrainian looker bounce around the uncertain world of post-communist Central Europe in "Blue Moon," a highly engaging character-comedy which delivers emotionally…

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