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Citizen K Review: It serves as entertainment and enlightenment equally

I would like to have been in Moscow to observe the well-preserved body of Vladimir Lenin on the day that…

The Death of Stalin Movie Review

THE DEATH OF STALIN IFC Films Reviewed by: Harvey Karten Director: Armando Iannucci Screenwriter: Armando Iannucci, David Schneider, Ian Martin,…

Loveless Movie Review

LOVELESS (Nelyubov) Sony Pictures Classics Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev Screenwriter: Oleg Negin, Andrey Zvyagintsev Cast: Maryana Spivak, Alexey Rozin, Matvey Novikov,…

Moscow Never Sleeps Movie Review

MOSCOW NEVER SLEEPS Cavu Pictures Director: Johnny O’Reilly Written by: Johnny O’Reilly Cast: Alexey Serebryakov, Evgenia Brik, Yuri Stoyanov, Mikhail…

DVD Column: The Americans: Season One, Cutie and the Boxer, Young Detective Dee, To Dance Like a Man

The notion of Keri Russell, still fixed in the minds of so many as the namesake star of small screen…

Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer Movie Review

Title: Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer Directors: Mike Lerner and Maxim Pozdorovkin They bear the puckish name of an American…

Girl Model Movie Review

Title: Girl Model Directors: David Redmon and Ashley Sabin A vivid and surprisingly emotive exploration of fashion modeling and the refracted…

Blu-ray Review: The Double

Title: The Double Directed by: Michael Brandt Starring: Richard Gere, Topher Grace, Stephen Moyer, Odette Yustman, Stana Katic, Chris Marquette,…

5 Days of War Movie Review

Title: 5 Days of War Director: Renny Harlin Starring: Rupert Friend, Richard Coyle, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Val Kilmer, Heather Graham, Johnathon…