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Dear The Lego Movie,

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I admit that I came to you rolling my eyes slightly, thinking, "crap, Hollywood is way worse off than I always thought ...

Dear Brave,

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Pixar films carry a certain amount of expectation with them purely by dint of being Pixar films. A studio that has ...

Dear War Horse,

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Movies are a manipulation. Let's not mince words here. Anyone who calls a movie "manipulative" is really just saying ...

Dear We Bought A Zoo,

A really great film functions as a kind of invisible magic or alchemy. Through some kind of unseen force a series of ...

Dear Hugo,

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With a huge sigh of longing, I just don’t know where to begin with this compelling homage. But it reminds me of how ...

Dear The Adventures of Tintin,

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I had a pretty ambivalent outlook for you at the outset. Sorry to begin so bluntly, but it is true. Even though you are ...