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Updated Jun 27, 2016 at 10:02 AM

“The Legend of Tarzan” focuses on the life of the “ape man” eight years after he’s returned to stately Greystoke Manor in England, along with his wife, Jane, and tells of the situation that brings them back to the thrills, dangers, and romance of Africa. Here’s a prediction: After seeing the film, no one will have anything but huzzahs concerning the casting choice of 39-year-old Alexander Skarsgard as the iconic character. The Swedish actor (son of...

Posted Jun 23, 2016 at 11:01 PM

You say you want a revolution, y’all? No? Then how about a rebellion? That’s what you get in “Free State of Jones,” a historical drama based on Newton Knight (Matthew McConaughey), a farmer who rebels against the...

Posted Jun 23, 2016 at 11:01 PM

“You’re gonna need a bigger shark.” That thought (and variation of an iconic line of dialogue) must have come up during the making of “The Shallows,” a ludicrous and blessedly brief borrowing of...

Posted Jun 23, 2016 at 11:01 PM

When a film this weird opens this wide ... yes, it will be playing at a cineplex near you, not just at your local art house ... there’s either something really wrong or refreshingly healthy happening in the movie business. I’m...

Posted Jun 22, 2016 at 11:01 PM

Varsity Theatre June 24-30 See www.catheatres.com for additional showtimes.   Free State of Jones NEW Daily...

Posted Jun 22, 2016 at 11:01 PM

Maggie’s Plan; 98min; Rated R   “Maggie’s Plan” is a film that relies on engaging, spot-on dialogue, lots of it. Writer/director Rebecca Miller has a remarkably well-tuned ear for...

Posted Jun 16, 2016 at 11:01 PM

At first glance, the shot-in-Massachusetts “Central Intelligence” seems to be one of those dumb summer action-comedies. But like the movie’s spy-game plot, there’s more than meets the eye. The film from...

Posted Jun 16, 2016 at 11:01 PM

For a fish story, “Finding Dory” is pretty small scale. Or at least it seems when tossed into the sea with a whopper like “Finding Nemo.” It simply can’t measure up emotionally or narratively. But...

Posted Jun 16, 2016 at 11:01 PM

Even if you don’t recognize his name, you know of, and have surely seen, some of his films. In an almost four-decade career, Brian De Palma has directed ... here, let me pick just a few: “Carrie, “Scarface,”...

Posted Jun 16, 2016 at 11:01 PM

It’s an action movie and a comedy. It’s a buddy film that throws two completely opposite types of characters into a situation, then makes them work together. It’s got a thoughtful message — “be yourself”...

Posted Jun 15, 2016 at 11:01 PM

Varsity Theatre June 17-23 See www.catheatres.com for additional showtimes.   Maggie's Plan NEW Daily showtimes:...

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