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REVIEW: “Warm Bodies” is less intelligent “Twilight”

Riding the hype surrounding the Mayan apocalypse of 2012, “Warm Bodies” attempts to exploit society’s newfound obsession with a zombie doomsday. While the “Twilight” series may be over, “Warm Bodies” continues in the same mold, telling the forbidden love story between a human and a nonhuman. Instead of a dreamy vampire, however, it’s a dreamy

It’s typical Tarantino again in “Django Unchained”

Quentin Tarantino is at it again in his version of “Django Unchained,” a story that has been retold many times since 1966. A memorable soundtrack, incredible cinematography,  the occasional out-of-place humor and  gratuitous violence and bloodshed display Tarantino’s style. “Django Unchained” follows “Inglorious Basterds” (2009) in  Tarantino’s series of historically-inaccurate but nevertheless thrilling tales of

The Odd Life of Timothy Green

Disney’s new film is darker than its viewers might expect. It is compelling and, in the end, rewarding.  Walt Disney Pictures has broken new ground with “The Odd Life of Timothy Green” (rated PG). The film does not carry the PG-13 rating of the “Pirates of the Caribbean” franchise, but this movie is much darker.

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