Las Vegas Critics

Kristen Wiig, Drew Barrymore, Zoë Bell, Eve, Ellen Page and Andrew Wilson

Whip It

Whip It is a coming-of-age story adapted from the novel Derby Girl by Shauna Cross. It is also the directorial debut of Drew Barrymore, who appears as the character Smashley Simpson and seems to be having an absolutely wonderful time whenever she is onscreen.

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The Men Who Stare At Goats

The Men Who Stare At Goats

Blown away, I was not. That having been said, The Men Who Stare At Goats is an enjoyable movie, undoubtedly benefiting from the comedy timing and classic deadpan style of George Clooney in key scenes.  Ewan McGregor's character is...

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Dev Patel and Freida Pinto in Slumdog Millionaire

Slumdog Millionaire

Slumdog Millionaire is currently getting a lot of hype and overhype can easily impair the enjoyment of a good (but not as great as you’ve been led to believe) movie. Don’t be a victim of overhype…this isn’t Danny Boyle’s best movie.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman and Hope Davis in Synecdoche, New York

Synecdoche, New York

After watching Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind I immediately scoured the internet to find out about this Charlie Kaufman guy. During this research I learned that Kaufman’s next project was going to be a horror movie.

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Juno Movie Poster

Juno

I can't stand Sunny D. I'm more of an orange-tangerine Odwalla kind of a guy, but I won't hold that against Juno. She's too oddball-adorable to have anything held against her!

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