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    Fighting

    After gaining notice as a Brooklyn boy in Dito Montiel's "A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints," Channing Tatum is now ready to step up to stardom in a big way in this genre sleeper.

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    Beginners

    "Beginners" is a funny, honest, heartfelt, human, and just plain wonderful movie. It's the kind of life-affirming film that makes going to the cinema worthwhile.

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    Julie & Julia

    All hail Meryl Streep, whose unprecedented winning streak at the box office will undoubtedly continue with this fetching comedy and give hope for 60-year-old thesps everywhere.

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    New in Town

    The only thing new aboutNew in Townis the first word of its title.

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    Piranha 3D

    "Piranha 3D" is a pitch-perfect, guilty-pleasure serving of late-summer schlock that handily nails the tongue-in-cheek spirit of the Roger Corman original.

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    Adoration

    'Adoration' is a tough call. Writer-director Atom Egoyan comes on board with an array of ideas he wants to explore, and they're not uninteresting, but the story feels fashioned to support them. Still, it has a quirky appeal and is never dull.

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    I Hate Valentine's Day

    When your very first movie became perhaps the biggest sleeper hit in history, with worldwide grosses topping $360 million, what can you possibly do for an encore?

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    Shrink

    The new indie release "Shrink" is an odd duck. On one hand, it wants to be taken seriously as a character study of a psychiatrist who must navigate the lives of several Hollywood types while trying to keep his own on track.

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    Happy, Happy

    Philandering is the name of the game in this film, which presents itself as a warm comedy about two couples behaving badly.

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    When We Leave

    The German entry for the best foreign language film Oscar this year did not make the Academy honor roll, but it has its moments, no matter how melodramatic they might seem at times.