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Film Review: 'Emperor'
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Film Review: 'Emperor'

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Half crinoline romance, half crusty military-history lesson, “Emperor” goes behind the scenes immediately following Japan's surrender in World War II to reveal the delicate negotiations that allowed…

'The Pursuit of Happyness'
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Review: 'Martian Child'

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Knockout performances by John Cusack and child actor Bobby Coleman help legitimize a whimsical but sententiously moralizing script about the wonders of parenting in helmer Menno Meyjes' "Martian…

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Review: 'Lionheart'

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The Children's Crusade of the 12th century is the subject of Franklin J. Schaffner's Lionheart, a flaccid, limp kiddie adventure yarn with little of its intended grand epic sweep realized. Based…

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