Laura Dern couldn't resist role in 'Star Wars'

Laura Dern couldn't resist role in 'Star Wars'

Laura Dern was thrilled to join the sci-fi universe as the head of the Resistance.

Gary Oldman, Winston Churchill a winning combo in 'Darkest Hour' ★★★½

December 8
Gary Oldman, Winston Churchill a winning combo in 'Darkest Hour' ★★★½
Role of Winston Churchill rates as Gary Oldman's finest hour.

Biopic of provocative gay artist 'Tom of Finland' lacks passion

December 7
Biopic of provocative gay artist 'Tom of Finland' lacks passion
Excruciatingly slow start derails a promising story.
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'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' dazzles with stunning twists rivaling the classic trilogy 

Eighth installment breaks new ground while honoring the past.
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December 9

Video review: 'Detroit' re-creates horrifying incident from 1967 riots

“Detroit” is real-life tragedy, a bloody slice of America’s racial history. The setting is the Detroit riot of July 1967, one of the largest…
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December 9

Movies opening Dec. 15

Movies opening Friday   Ferdinand (PG) A bull with a big heart is mistaken for a dangerous beast, captured and torn from his home.…
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December 8

15 things we know about 'The Last Jedi'

The filmmakers aren't revealing much, but careful listeners are getting plenty of hints.
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December 7

'Just Getting Started' sounds a lot like 'Midnight Run' for retirees

Old men, old jokes? The action comedy “Just Getting Started” wasn’t screened for review, but it’s understandable if you feel like you’ve seen it…
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December 7

Woody Allen's moody 'Wonder Wheel' hits close to home

Tale of romantic delusion could be interpreted as being autobiographical.
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December 2

Video review: Vince Flynn's 'Assassin' slays

Vince Flynn’s ‘Assassin’ slays “American Assassin,” based on the spy novels of the late St. Paul writer Vince Flynn, takes a refreshing approach to…
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December 2

Movies opening Dec. 8

Darkest Hour (PG-13) During the early days of World War II, Winston Churchill (Gary Oldman) must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler or fight…
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December 1

Sundance announces 2018 program as festival sits at cultural crossroads

Film festival sits at a cultural crossroads.
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November 30

Walker Art Center's annual British ad show is jolly good entertainment

Annual collection of award-winning commercials continues to delight and amaze Twin Cities viewers.
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November 30

James Franco retraces the steps of the best bad movie ever made

"The Disaster Artist" pays satiric homage to a legendary failure.
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November 30

Guerrilla artist skewers Sen. Franken on Los Angeles billboard

The conservative prankster changed up the Hollywood movie billboard near a Los Angeles freeway.
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November 30

Scandinavian 'Thelma' slowly reveals its supernatural terror

Norwegian thriller is deliberately elusive.
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November 30

Documentary introduces us to the real Bill Nye

He's much more than just the "Science Guy."
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November 30

The anti-Disney princess, 'The Breadwinner' is painful, sad – and arresting

Animated drama set in Kabul mixes fantasy and gritty reality.
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November 25

Movies opening Dec. 1

Movies opening Friday   Bill Nye: Science Guy (not rated) The television personality struggles to promote science. The Breadwinner (PG-13)…
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November 25

3 themes to look for this Oscar season

With the Academy Awards approaching March 4, movie moguls are working full speed to win voters' attention, hearts and minds.
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November 24

'I Do … Until I Don't' is like vanilla cake: Sweet and light

A sweet treat “I Do … Until I Don’t” is like vanilla cake. It’s sweet and light if not memorable. There’s nothing that new in…
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November 24

Don't be the parent you see in these holiday films

They're selfish, greedy, forgetful and even dangerous.
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November 24

How an obscure comedy director transformed the 'Thor' franchise

Taika Waititi balanced the superhero action with generous helpings of humor.
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