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Review: 'Innocence'

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"Innocence" is a striking interpretation of a novella by turn-of-the-last-century avant-gardist Frank Wedekind. His near-surreal take on society's sexual underbelly finds expression in the weird…

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A stage of 'Dunces'

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Taking a test drive in front of an audience of 800 people at the Nantucket Film Festival, director David Gordon Green and a knockout lineup of actors staged a reading Saturday of "A Confederacy of…

Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet
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Review: 'Titanic'

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This "Titanic" arrives at its destination. A spectacular demonstration of what modern technology can contribute to dramatic storytelling, James Cameron's romantic epic, which represents the biggest…

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Review: 'I.Q.'

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The conceit of this 1950s-set yarn is that the world's most famous scientist, Albert Einstein (Walter Matthau), realizes that his egghead niece is in need of some heart massaging. She has a stuffy…

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Review: 'Fearless'

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As a mainstream film about profound issues and emotions, "Fearless" will deeply affect some viewers who will personally respond to its serious consideration of mortality in a way that combines the…

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