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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Review: The film is glossy but tedious

Jane Austen would definitely not have approved of this big-screen version of Seth Grahame-Smith’s convoluted bestseller. Jane Austen’s Pride & Prejudice  (Kieu Hanh Va Dinh…

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The Thousand Faces of Dunjia Review: Mixture of action and comedy

Every day while CFI’s Hollywood readers take in the business of the Chinese film industry. The actual movies can sometimes seem exotic or remote. But…

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Dealer/Healer 2017: This is a colourful film with a solid foundation to build a story upon

Set sporadically between multiple timelines, Dealer/Healer is a biopic about a former junkie drug dealer turn drug counsellor that struggles to capture the imagination. Dealer/Healer…

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The White Orchid 2018 Review: A classic crime mystery, with a modern hint

The film The White Orchid, was written and directed by Steve Anderson (This Lonely Place, The Big Empty). It was shown for the first time…

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Bill & Ted Face the Music Review: A most excellent adventure through time, Much-Needed Return

Can Bill and Ted exist in 2020? That’s the big question attached to Bill & Ted Face the Music. The long-awaited third film in the Bill & Ted series…

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Superfast! Review: The film is a parody of The Fast and the Furious film series

Serial spoofers Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer fall flat with a low-octane satire of the ‘Fast and Furious’ franchise. Filmmakers Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer…

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A Chinese Odyssey Part 2 Review: The second Monkey King epic from Stephen Chow

Stephen Chow turns in his finest performance in the second Monkey King epic, which is uneven (like most Jeff Lau films). But also hilarious and…

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Accidental Love 2015: Jessica Biel, Jake Gyllenhaal can’t rescue David O. Russell’s movie

Politics and romance rarely mix well. Both are gloopy with clichés and contain caricature characters. But combined as film genres into one movie removes the…

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Full Count Review: A Movie With Strong Faith Message

An unfortunate chain of events forces Milton Young to give up his dream of playing professional baseball and return home to the town he fought…

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Bad Moms Review: The film has lots of spirit

A rowdy salute to the thankless sacrifices made by modern mothers. Bad Moms has lots of spirit. Some funny moments and wonderful chemistry from its…

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