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    Movie Review: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1

    Jane Boursaw reviews "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1," in which Jennifer Lawrence returns as the reluctant warrior Katniss Everdeen. ...

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    Movie Review: Dumb and Dumber To

    Jane Boursaw reviews "Dumb and Dumber To" and hopes Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels launch a new franchise together. Because this one is dead in the water. ...

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    Movie Review: Beyond the Lights

    Jane Boursaw reviews "Beyond the Lights," a gorgeous romantic drama from director Gina Prince-bythewood, starring Nate Parker and Gugu Mbatha-Raw. ...

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    Movie Review: Interstellar

    Jane Boursaw reviews "Interstellar," calling it one of the best sci-fi space movies ever made. There's also some excellent McConauloguing. ...

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    Movie Review: Big Hero 6

    Jane Boursaw reviews "Big Hero 6," a Marvel-Disney family movie about a genius kid living under a cloud of death and doom. ...

Movie Review: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1

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Jane Boursaw reviews "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1," in which Jennifer Lawrence returns as the reluctant warrior Katniss Everdeen.

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Movie Review: Dumb and Dumber To

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Jane Boursaw reviews "Dumb and Dumber To" and hopes Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels launch a new franchise together. Because this one is dead in the water.

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Movie Review: Beyond the Lights

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Jane Boursaw reviews "Beyond the Lights," a gorgeous romantic drama from director Gina Prince-bythewood, starring Nate Parker and Gugu Mbatha-Raw.

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Movie Review: Interstellar

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Jane Boursaw reviews "Interstellar," calling it one of the best sci-fi space movies ever made. There's also some excellent McConauloguing.

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Movie Review: Big Hero 6

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Jane Boursaw reviews "Big Hero 6," a Marvel-Disney family movie about a genius kid living under a cloud of death and doom.

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‘Pelican Dreams’ Doc – A Valentine to Unsung Birds

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Melanie Votaw reviews "Pelican Dreams," the sweet new documentary from the director of "The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill."

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Movie Review: Nightcrawler

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Jane Boursaw reviews "Nightcrawler," a riveting crime thriller starring Jake Gyllenhaal as a videographer in L.A.'s seedy underworld of shock journalism.

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‘Watchers of the Sky’ Doc Profiles Humanitarians Who Fight Genocide

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"Watchers of the Sky" is a sobering but inspiring documentary about those who bravely strive to eliminate genocide throughout the globe.

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Movie Review: John Wick

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Jane Boursaw reviews "John Wick," in which Keanu Reeves plays a former hitman who's drawn back into the business after someone kills his puppy.

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Movie Review: Ouija

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Jane Boursaw reviews "Ouija" and fondly recalls the Ouija Board she and her siblings played with as kids.

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‘Mona Lisa is Missing’ Tells Story of Painting’s Mysterious 1911 Theft

Mona Lisa is Missing

Melanie Votaw reviews the delightful documentary, "Mona Lisa is Missing," about the 1911 heist that made people fear the painting would be lost forever.

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Movie Review: The Best of Me

The Best Of Me

Jane Boursaw reviews "The Best of Me" and proclaims it another romantic Nicholas Sparks movie. Why mess with a good thing?

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