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Labor Day

by Rich Cline | Movie Review | 21st March 2014

With one of Kate Winslet's most layered, resonant performances, this film is definitely worth a look, even though the indulgent filmmaking style pushes it perilously close to Nicholas Sparks-style sappiness. Clearly, writer-director Jason Reitman (Juno,...

Tags: Kate Winslet - Josh Brolin - Gattlin Griffith - Brooke Smith - Clark Gregg - James Van Der Beek

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

by Rich Cline | Movie Review | 5th October 2012

Spikier than the average coming-of-age movie, this astute comedy-drama is packed with memorable characters and resonant situations. It's also strikingly intelligent, refusing to accept Hollywood's fake moralising as it grapples with big issues from mental...

Tags: Emma Watson - Logan Lerman - Ezra Miller - Paul Rudd - Mae Whitman - Johnny Simmons

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