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  • Rock the Kasbah (2015)

    Murray Rocks the Kasbah Review by Matt Anderson: It takes a while to acclimate to Rock the Kasbah’s sensibilities.

    Review by Robert Denerstein: A pointless outing, despite a few chuckles

  • What Just Happened (2008)

    DeNiro as movie producer tries to spin What Just Happened Review by Marty Mapes: Polished, coherent, rich with internal consistency... and sacrilegious for believers in The Movies

  • Envy (2004)

    Black and Stiller are nothing to Envy Review by Marty Mapes

  • Bandits (2001)

    Billy Bob in Bandits Review by Matt Anderson: Peyton's screenplay takes advantage of the characters' quirks to offer some nice asides about life

  • Sphere (1998)

    Review by Marty Mapes

  • Wag the Dog (1997)

    Review by Marty Mapes

  • Good Morning, Vietnam (1987)

    Wake up to Robin Williams breakthrough role DVD review by Matt Anderson: Dream role allowed Williams to capitalize on his manic humor while reaching more dramatic depths

  • The Natural (1984)

    Robert Redford is a Natural DVD review by Matt Anderson: 23 years later, surprise! There's a director's cut, and it's good. The changes are not trivial.

  • Rain Man

    DVD review by Matt Anderson: Not every Academy Award winner for Best Picture stands the test of time.