Santa Fe Reporter - Movie Reviews http://www.sfreporter.com/santafe/articles.sec-28-1-movie-reviews.html <![CDATA['Step' Review - ]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Director Amanda Lipitz presents Step, a documentary examining the lives of young women juggling their step dance team and the pursuit of college acceptance.]]>
<![CDATA['An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power' Review - Even inconvenient-er than ever]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Prepare yourself for white-hot rage, because we're all screwed. ]]>
<![CDATA['The Dark Tower' Review - Like a bullet to the head]]>
By: Alex De Vore
A moment comes towards the end of The Dark Tower—Stephen King’s novel series come to life on the big screen—when a thought occurs: “Are they really ending this already?"]]>
<![CDATA['Landline' Review - ]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Though the vast majority of the marketing for Landline would have us believe that Parks and Rec alum Jenny Slate is the star of the show, heavy-hitters Edie Falco and Jon Turturro are the real draw here.
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<![CDATA['A Ghost Story' Review - Scared (or bored) to death]]>
By: Alex De Vore
90-ish solid minutes of your brain screaming for something to happen.]]>
<![CDATA['Atomic Blonde' Review - Bondes kick more ass]]>
By: Lauren Thompson
It’s 1989 at the height of Cold War. The Iron Curtain still hangs and things are kind of freaky in East Berlin. In short, it ain’t good.]]>
<![CDATA['Dunkirk' Review - The horrors of war]]>
By: Alex De Vore
In Christopher Nolan’s sprawling yet concisely-told Dunkirk, we see the tragic events play out with a relentless pace and attention to detail.]]>
<![CDATA['Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets' Review - Space jams and the power of love ]]>
By: Alex De Vore
If there’s one thing we know Fifth Element director Luc Besson can pull off, it’s wildly fun over-the-top sci-fi.]]>
<![CDATA['The Big Sick' Review - Silicon Valley star sets out on his own]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Stand-up comedian and actor Kumail Nanjiani steps out from his Silicon Valley ensemble duties for The Big Sick.]]>
<![CDATA[War for the Planet of the Apes Review - Ape-pocalyspe Now!]]>
By: Alex De Vore
If you haven’t been following the Planet of the Apes timeline, it started with a James Franco-created super-ape named Caesar.]]>
<![CDATA[Spiderman: Homecoming Review - He's got that radioactive blood]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Marvel Studios’ interconnected superhero universe keeps kicking ass with Spiderman: Homecoming.]]>
<![CDATA['Food Evolution' Review - ]]>
By: Lauren Thompson
In an age of alternative facts, you’d at least like to know what’s in your food. But as director Scott Hamilton Kennedy (Fame High) reveals in his newest documentary, Food Evolution, things aren’t that simple.]]>
<![CDATA['The Hero' Review - Sam Elliott’s finest hour]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Sam Elliott gives what may just be the performance of his career in The Hero, a painful yet ultimately hopeful look into the side effects of fading stardom and the hard knocks of aging.
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<![CDATA[Terminal USA Review - “Oh my god, this is too weird.”]]>
By: Lauren Thompson
There’s no easy way to describe Terminal USA. Sure, it fits the “punk rock, soap opera comedy” that it’s often credited as, but it’s really much, much more than that.]]>
<![CDATA['Chasing Trane' Review - Jazz for the ages]]>
By: Lauren Thompson
Featuring the friends, family and famous fans of John Coltrane (read: Bill Clinton and John Densmore of The Doors fame), the documentary Chasing Trane follows the celebrated jazz man from “country bumpkin” to full-on legend.
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<![CDATA['Band Aid' Review - ]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Band Aid is a meditative look at the drudgery of relationships, the loss of one’s passions and the valuable idea that failing can be perceived more productively as growth. ]]>
<![CDATA[The Mummy Review - Who's the real monster here?]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Where do we even begin in dismantling any far-fetched high hopes for a quality reboot?]]>
<![CDATA['Wonder Woman' Review - ]]>
By: Neil Morris
The long-overdue Wonder Woman film is an origin story that doesn’t shrink from the beauty or brawn of a hero in whom the parallels of ancient mythology and modern superhero fiction become literal.
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<![CDATA['Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent' Review - A chef for all seasons]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Those who haven’t ravenously pursued the history of food can be forgiven for never having heard of Jeremiah Tower but, fact is, he’s a titan in the culinary world known to everyone from Batali to Bourdain, Stewart and beyond.
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<![CDATA['L’attesa' Review - ]]>
By: Alex De Vore
When a young French woman named Jeanne (Lou de Laâge) travels to visit her boyfriend in Sicily, she instead finds his mother, Anna (Juliette Binoche of The English Patient), who is reeling from the recent loss of a family member.
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