Leonor Varela

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Review: 'Hell Ride'

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Quentin Tarantino asked Larry Bishop to create a biker movie like the ones the latter had acted in nearly 40 years ago. The resulting slavish dead-genre tribute, "Hell Ride," is perhaps most uncanny…

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Review: 'No Big Deal'

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To please their dying adoptive father, three Belgian brothers of glaringly different ethnicities head for Spain to heist a statue of the Virgin Mary in "No Big Deal." A prime candidate for most…

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Review: 'Paradise B'

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An enjoyable but soapy take on life in Chile's underbelly, Nicolas Acuna's sophomore feature "Paradise B" is a mainstream thrills and romance vehicle which rolls along rapidly without ever changing…

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Review: 'Texas Rangers'

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Sneaking into town without any advance screenings after nearly two years in the Dimension stockade, "Texas Rangers" has the frustrating feel of a rousing, epic oater sadly compromised. To be sure…