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  • Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

    Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)


    Margot Robbie's Harley Quinn, one of the few bright spots in "Suicide Squad," gets a campy, potty-mouthed, brutally violent spin-off in which, having broken up with the (unseen) Joker, the cheerful sociopath Quinn crosses paths with a few other lady badasses while fighting Ewan McGregor's flamboyant sociopathic Gotham nightclub owner/crime guy. Besides Robbie's energetically charismatic performance you've got Rosie Perez, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and Jurnee Smollett-Ball having fun as the badasses while a bleach-blond Chris Messina hams it up as…

  • A Madea Family Funeral

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  • Robin Hood

    Robin Hood


    The latest familiar story to be revised by a narrator who implores us to “forget what [we] think we know” about it is the tale of Robin Hood, captured in “Robin Hood” (not to be confused with the 11+ other films called “Robin Hood,” or the 70+ other films that are about Robin Hood without being titled “Robin Hood”). Directed by one Otto Bathurst, who comes to us from British TV, and written by first-timers Ben Chandler and David James…

  • Yentl



    Barbra Streisand pretends to be a man so she can go to Bible school. Like most movie characters who cross-dress, she makes no effort whatsoever to talk, sound, or act like a man, relying on the short hair and men's clothing to do all the heavy lifting. (To be fair, it works.) Beautifully filmed, especially Mandy Patinkin. Would probably be better as a comedy.