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Old
Movie

Old

Compelling concept, so-so execution; disturbing scenes. Full expert review
Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins
Movie

Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins

Mixed messages, iffy choices in violent action tale. Full expert review
Dream Horse
 
Movie

Dream Horse

Feel-good race horse dramedy will leave you cheering. Full expert review
Space Jam: A New Legacy
Movie

Space Jam: A New Legacy

LeBron's Looney Tunes reboot fouls; lots of 'toon violence. Full expert review
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD
Game

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD

Stellar fantasy adventure gets refreshed for the Switch. Full expert review
Bo Burnham: Inside
TV

Bo Burnham: Inside

Unique comedy special discusses sex, depression, suicide. Full expert review
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