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    Cheri

    The enormously talented triad of actor Michelle Pfeiffer, director Stephen Frears, and writer Christopher Hampton, who teamed so memorably two decades ago in "Dangerous Liaisons," are back in period mode with the modestly engaging but deliciously acted "Cheri."

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    I Love You, Beth Cooper

    We should have had a clue from the first two words that appear onscreen: Fox Atomic. The recently disbanded production entity responsible for such gems as "Miss March" and "The Hills Have Eyes 2" is also behind "I Love You, Beth Cooper."

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    Hall Pass

    Owen Wilson and Jason Sudeikis star as two fortysomethings attempting to play the field in the Farrellys' latest comedy, out in theaters Friday.

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    Cracks

    At first, director Jordan Scott's film adaptation of "Cracks" seems like "Mean Girls" set in the 1930s, but the story soon grows much more complex.

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    J. Edgar

    Ambitious, controversial, speculative, engaging, and sometimes frustrating, Clint Eastwood's "J. Edgar" is a worthy, if at times uneven, attempt to encapsulate the life of the man who ruled the FBI for nearly 50 years.

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    Tucker and Dale vs. Evil

    This zany horror-flick spoof from debuting director Eli Craig finds hilarity in the grisly mix-ups that occur when two rednecks strike terror in the hearts of vacationing undergrads

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    Dirty Girl

    Set in Norman, Okla., circa 1987, "Dirty Girl" centers on the unlikely friendship between slutty and disruptive high school student and her emotionally battered, closeted homosexual classmate.

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    Anonymous

    Screenwriter John Orloff tried to get his story about a fraudulent Shakespeare on the screen for 15 years, but that other movie (yes, "Shakespeare in Love") stood in the way.

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    X-Men: First Class

    Brilliantly reinvented with a terrific new cast, the summer's greatest action adventure so far is so accomplished in what it sets out to do that, even if you haven't seen a single "X-Men" film.

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    A Better Life

    Carlos dreams of a better future for himself and his teenage son, Luis, who is finding himself pulled increasingly closer into gang activity as he distances himself from his father.