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David Edelstein

February 16, 2009 | The Movie Review
Debt Collection

Capitalism light (Confessions of a Shopaholic) and dark (Gomorrah).

February 9, 2009 | The Movie Review
What You See Is What You Get

The stunning, oddly soulless film of Neil Gaiman’s Coraline. Plus, Liam Neeson, awesome butt-kicker.

February 2, 2009 | The Movie Review
Class Distinction

An Oscar nominee for Best Foreign Language Film also happens to be one of the best films in any language.

February 2, 2009 | Feature
The Curse of Hedda Gabler

Mary-Louise Parker is the latest to tackle the iconic role. Can she, finally, get it right?

January 19, 2009 | The Movie Review
Quiet Riot

In Silent Light, director Carlos Reygadas takes his sweet time with a cheating Mennonite.

January 5, 2009 | The Movie Review
Graphic Violence

The superb, animated Waltz With Bashir makes war feverishly real. Plus, gentleman Nazi Tom Cruise.

December 22, 2008 | The Movie Review
’Tis the Season…

…to be cramming for the Oscars, as the studios release their most potent hopefuls. Our critic considers nine.

December 8, 2008 | The Movie Review
Unholy Alliance

Frost/Nixon’s iconic TV moment seems quaint after Couric/Palin. Plus: Cadillac Records hits its groove.

December 1, 2008 | The Movie Review
The Gospel of Harvey Milk

A shiny, happy Sean Penn finally gets to play a saint. Plus, the cheesy allure of Twilight.

November 24, 2008 | The Movie Review
Indian Love Song

Danny Boyle's irresistible Slumdog Millionaire. Plus, DIsney's huggably meta kids' flick, Bolt.

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