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November 21, 2014

by Matt Lynch Film

The Imitation Game | Morten Tyldum

Ostensibly a biopic about pioneering mathematician Alan Turing, The Imitation Game’s opening credits play out under a recording of King George VI’s 1939 radio broadcast declaring war on Germany. If you’ll recall, that’s the speech from Tom Hooper’s 2012 Best Picture-winning The King’s Speech,…

November 21, 2014
by Andy Crump Film

V/H/S: Viral | Various Directors

It’s amusing to think that the V/H/S horror franchise has gone from bigger, to smaller, to smallest in the span of three films. Last year’s V/H/S 2 cut the first picture’s punishing two-hour running time down by about half an hour, resulting in a…

November 21, 2014
In Review | Online film and music criticism