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NN 2018

Neither as smart nor as dumb as it needs to be, this creature feature doesn’t even know what to do with Jason Statham more

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Mila Kunis and Kate McKinnon's comic chemistry is undone by an antic, slapped-together Bourne plot more

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Toronto-based director Anthony Scott Burns does fine work, but the drama and the scares in this horror flick are underserved more

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Glen Wilson

Antoine Fuqua's action flick is tedious and dim, but Denzel Washington delivers in the swagger department more

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Universal Pictures

Dwayne Johnson does his best Bruce Willis in this shameless Die Hard knockoff, but all the digital effects in the world can't make up for a thin script more

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Director Wayne Wapeemukwa’s debut feature follows a handful of people in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside neighbourhood during the 2010 winter Olympics more

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Kevin Macdonald's authorized film Whitney paints a dimensionless portrait of the late pop icon more

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Christopher Plummer plays a pot dealer on a road trip with his estranged daughter in this undemanding, predictable film more

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Quantrell D. Colbert

NBA pros Kyrie Irving and Shaquille O'Neill join comic performers Lil Rel Howery and Tiffany Haddish for a silly sports comedy, but the result is an unfunny feature-length commercial more

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Audrey Cummings’s quasi-mystical thriller has a dense mythology that needs a bigger canvas to succeed more

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Richard Foreman, Jr. SMPSP Richard Foreman, Jr. SMPSP/Lions

This sequel doesn’t have enough skill or imagination to escape the shadow cast by Denis Villeneuve’s original drug thriller more

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Despite great access, Westwood offers a scattered and shallow look at the subversive British fashion icon more

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Doc about workers who scour social-media sites for objectionable images that might violate a site’s terms of service gets a superficial treatment more

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David Lee/Netflix

Luke Cage’s second season, like other Marvel series, has stop-and-start pacing and supporting character arcs that don’t move the main plot forward more

TV & Streaming

A blank lead and unconvincing relationship triangle mar this indie film set in Sault Ste. Marie more

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Tarique Qayumi’s drama shot clandestinely in Kabul strains to highlight its central metaphor more

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Zoe Hopkins’s first feature about a 14-year-old Kitasoo girl trying to stop a pipeline should be a lot more effective more

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But watching Jane Fonda, Diane Keaton, Candice Bergen and Mary Steenburgen play with the silly material will still make you smile more

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Director Sara Driver was part of New York City’s burgeoning indie scene in the late 70s, so she should have done better more

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Gabrielle Union picture should work a lot better than it does more

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