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Heist

Whether the credit goes to Hackman or Mamet doesn't really matter; Heist is a pleasure to watch —Marty Mapes (review...)

Gene Hackman plots a Heist

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  • X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)

    X-Men ride to the Apocalypse Review by Robert Denerstein: Apocalypse crowds the screen with X-Men

  • Ex Machina (2015)

    Vikander lives Ex Machina Review by Marty Mapes: Oscar Isaac upstages impressive visual effects and set design

  • A Most Violent Year (2014)

    Isaac and Chastain endure A Most Violent Year Review by Robert Denerstein: Well acted and smart, Chandor's latest tackles tough moral issues

    Review by Marty Mapes: Good performances and convincing setting; but could have used a spark to light things up

  • In Secret (2014)

    Olsen lives In Secret Review by Robert Denerstein: A leaden adaptation of Zola's 19th century story of guilt and betrayal

  • Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

    Isaac goes Inside Llewyn Davis Review by Robert Denerstein: A deliciously bitter pill from the Coen brothers

    Review by Marty Mapes: Mythic tale of artistic rejection in the 1960s folk scene

  • Sucker Punch (2011)

    Review by Matt Anderson: If movies were strictly a visual medium, then Sucker Punch would be one of the greats.

  • Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens

    Review by Matt Anderson: It’s the best Star Wars movie in 35 years.

    Review by Robert Denerstein: Yes, the Force really awakens