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  • Film Review: 'Sugar'

    A well-intentioned attempt to illuminate the plight of homeless youth falls flat in "Sugar," the dramatically inert narrative debut of director Rotimi Rainwater. Although the film is based in part on the filmmaker's personal experiences more than 20 years ago, its compassion and careful sidestepping of exploitation tropes can't make up for a fundamental lack of depth and urgency in the storytelling. Limited theatrical exposure will go unnoticed, with ancillary potential modest at best.
  • Review: AMC takes a stately approach with 'Turn'

    Review: AMC takes a stately approach with 'Turn'
    Slowly they return, the clean-shaven, square-jawed heroes of yore, displaced for so many years now by their darker, more intricately conflicted brethren — the detectives with one foot on either side of the law, the pill-popping acerbic doctors and...

    TV Review: 'Turn'

    As a fan of period pieces in general, there's little pleasure in saying AMC should perhaps steer clear of them for a while. Because in the wake of Western "Hell on Wheels" comes the new Revolutionary War-era drama "Turn," which doesn't turn fast enough,...

    Summer Movie Sneaks complete list

    The 2013 Summer Movie Preview is a snapshot of films opening through the end of August. Release dates (for Los Angeles) and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Sneaks list: In the...

    On Demand DVD New Releases April 22-28

     
    On Demand DVD New Releases April 22-28: This week's releases tackle some true stories (The Impossible), some true-to-life stories (Promised Land, Any Day), and a ghost story of sorts, (A Haunted House). Cheech and Chong get animated, and Josh Brolin, Ryan...