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Review: 'The Prestige'

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Title is lingo for a stage stunt's capper moment. Yet that's precisely where Christopher Nolan's plush period mystery goes from middling to messy. Combined high polish, so-so character involvement…

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Review: 'The Birdcage'

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"The Birdcage" is a scream. It may not have seemed that the world needed a remake of "La Cage aux Folles," the 1978 French smash hit that spawned two sequels plus a Broadway musical, but Mike Nichols…

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Review: 'Stage Struck'

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Stage Struck weaves another variation on the wellworn tale of the eager young actress who can't persuade anyone on Broadway to give her a job until the star flounces out on the eve of opening night…

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Review: 'Easy to Love'

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Metro's special knack for turning out big, splashy musicals on a lavish scale that so dazzle the eye that the story becomes negligible is exemplified in Easy to Love, produced by the maestro of…

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