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    'Flight,' 'Wreck-It Ralph' Reviewed

    Tim Grierson also reviews "The Man With the Iron Fists," "This Must Be the Place," and "A Late Quartet."

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    ‘Would You Rather’ Incites Some Queasy Moral Questioning

    The movie, starring Brittany Snow and Jeffrey Combs and featuring the world's worst dinner party, falls somewhere on the spectrum between torture porn and psychological horror—and somewhat mysteriously works.

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    Soul Surfer

    Although it is basically at heart a Christian movie, "Soul Surfer" has loftier ambitions and should have appeal beyond that niche moviegoing audience.

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    ‘Paranormal Activity 4,’ ‘Alex Cross’ Reviewed

    Tim Grierson also reviews ‘The Sessions,’ ‘Nobody Walks,’ and ‘Holy Motors’

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    Agatha Christie's Poirot

    He gives not just one great performance but dozens, beginning in 1989 and continuing even now. David Suchet portrays—nay, is—Hercule Poirot.

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    Happiness Runs

    Novice writer-director Adam Sherman has reportedly said, "I honestly don't know why I write stories or make movies…."

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    'Taken 2,' 'Frankenweenie' Reviewed

    Tim Grierson also reviews "The Paperboy," "Wuthering Heights," "V/H/S," and "The House I Live In."

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    The Audition

    Despite its low-key, earnest tone, Susan Froemke's documentary "The Audition" is a fascinating look inside the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions.

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    Gangster's Paradise: Jerusalema

    "Gangster's Paradise: Jerusalema" is a film about crime and poverty in the worst part of Johannesburg that shares much in common with Fernando Mereilles' landmark Brazilian film, "City Of God."

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    Falling Skies

    The central problem is the pilot's pervasive dullness despite the dramatic setup as well as the alliances, romances, and conflicts that have been established.