Going Out Guide: To See or Not To See


Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 04/18/2014

‘Transcendence,’ ‘Heaven Is For Real’ and other new movies, reviewed

What happens when artificial intelligence goes wrong?

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Posted at 10:48 AM ET, 04/11/2014

‘Under The Skin,’ ‘Joe’ and other new movies, reviewed

In this week’s new releases, Scarlett Johansson and Nicolas Cage deliver big performances.

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Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 04/04/2014

‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier,’ ‘The Missing Picture’ and other new movies, reviewed

Scarlett Johansson’s performance in the film has one critic saying a ‘Black Widow’ spinoff is in order.

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Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 03/28/2014

‘Noah,’ ‘Le Week-End’ and other new movies, reviewed

Critic Ann Hornaday reviews filmmaker Darren Aronofsky’s adaptation of a biblical tale.

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Posted at 12:16 PM ET, 03/21/2014

‘Divergent,’ ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ and other new movies, reviewed

Find out how ‘Divergent’ surpasses the Veronica Roth novel.

By Macy Freeman  |  12:16 PM ET, 03/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 03/14/2014

‘The Grand Budapest Hotel,’ ‘Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me” and other new movies, reviewed

Ralph Fiennes stars in Wes Anderson’s new film, which earns three stars.

By Macy Freeman  |  11:00 AM ET, 03/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:51 PM ET, 03/07/2014

’300: Rise of an Empire,’ ‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman’ and other new movies, reviewed

The standout performances by the women of ‘300’ aren’t enough to save the film.

By Macy Freeman  |  12:51 PM ET, 03/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 02/28/2014

‘Son of God,’ ‘Non-Stop’ and other new movies, reviewed

Critic Ann Hornaday writes, “Is it possible to love Jesus and not like ‘Son of God?’“

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Posted at 01:17 PM ET, 02/21/2014

‘The Wind Rises,’ ‘3 Days to Kill’ and other new movies, reviewed

Ann Hornaday reviews the Oscar-nominated anime film by Hayao Miyazaki.

By Macy Freeman  |  01:17 PM ET, 02/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 02/14/2014

‘Robocop,’ ‘About Last Night’ and other new movies, reviewed

The Post’s critics review remakes of three films from the 1980s.

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Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 02/07/2014

‘The Monuments Men,’ ‘The Lego Movie’ and other new movies, reviewed

Also reviewed: ‘The Lego Movie,’ ‘Hank: 5 Years from the Brink’ and ‘The Attorney.’

By Macy Freeman  |  10:57 AM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:38 AM ET, 01/31/2014

‘Labor Day,’ ‘That Awkward Moment’ and ‘Gloria’ reviewed

Kate Winslet and Josh Brolin star in a new film based on a novel by Joyce Maynard.

By Macy Freeman  |  11:38 AM ET, 01/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 01/24/2014

New movies ‘Gimme Shelter’ and ‘Hours’ reviewed

Critic Michael O’Sullivan reviews two new films.

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Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 01/17/2014

‘Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit,’ ‘The Square’ and other new movies, reviewed

Also reviewed: “The Square,” “The Invisible Woman” and “Life of a King.“

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Posted at 11:58 AM ET, 01/10/2014

‘August: Osage County,’ ‘The Past’ and other new movies, reviewed

Also reviewed: “Lone Survivor,” “The Suspect” and more.

By Macy Freeman  |  11:58 AM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 12/20/2013

‘Inside Llewyn Davis,’ ‘Anchorman 2,’ ‘American Hustle’ and other new movies, reviewed

Critic Ann Hornaday gives Joel and Ethan Coen’s new film four stars.

By Macy Freeman  |  12:52 PM ET, 12/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 12/13/2013

‘Saving Mr. Banks,’ ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ and other new movies, reviewed

Emma Thompson stars as author P.L. Travers in a dramatization of the story behind “Mary Poppins.“

By Macy Freeman  |  11:37 AM ET, 12/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 12/06/2013

‘Out of the Furnace,’ ‘Let the Fire Burn’ and other new movies, reviewed

“Let the Fire Burn” receives this week’s highest critic rating.

By Macy Freeman  |  01:45 PM ET, 12/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 11/27/2013

‘Frozen,’ ‘Philomena’ and other new movies, reviewed

Disney’s new animated children’s film receives three stars.

By Macy Freeman  |  01:50 PM ET, 11/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 11/22/2013

‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,’ ‘Nebraska’ and other new movies, reviewed

The second installment of ” The Hunger Games” receives 2 1/2 stars.

By Macy Freeman  |  03:20 PM ET, 11/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 11/15/2013

‘The Best Man Holiday,’ ‘The Book Thief’ and other new movies, reviewed

Fourteen years after “The Best Man,” the cast reunites for a heartwarming holiday film.

By Macy Freeman  |  12:32 PM ET, 11/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 11/08/2013

‘Dallas Buyers Club,’ ‘Thor: The Dark World’ and other new movies, reviewed

Matthew McConaughey may have delivered his best performance to date in “Dallas Buyers Club.“

By Macy Freeman  |  10:43 AM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:42 PM ET, 11/01/2013

‘Ender’s Game,’ ‘About Time’ and other new movies, reviewed

Young soldiers go to war with buglike aliens in a film starring Asa Butterfield and Harrison Ford.

By Macy Freeman  |  02:42 PM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 10/25/2013

‘All Is Lost,’ ‘The Counselor’ and other new movies, reviewed

Robert Redford plays an unnamed sailor stranded at sea in “All Is Lost.”

By Macy Freeman  |  12:05 PM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:41 PM ET, 10/18/2013

’12 Years a Slave,’ ‘Carrie’ and other new movies, reviewed

Chiwetel Ejiofor’s stellar performance in “12 Years a Slave” adds to an already impressive film.

By Macy Freeman  |  02:41 PM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 10/11/2013

‘Captain Phillips’ and other new movies, reviewed

‘Captain Phillips’ is a taut, superbly crafted maritime thriller, anchored by a superb performance by Tom Hanks.

By Macy Freeman  |  04:31 PM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:27 PM ET, 10/04/2013

‘Gravity,’ ‘Parkland’ and other new movies, reviewed

Four new movies are hitting the multiplex this weekend; you probably only care about one of them.

By Macy Freeman  |  02:27 PM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 09/27/2013

‘Enough Said,’ ‘Rush’ and other new movies, reviewed

One of this week’s films features an actor’s final appearance. “Rush” starring Chris Hemsworth receives three stars.

By Macy Freeman  |  03:05 PM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:18 PM ET, 09/20/2013

‘Prisoners,’ ‘Wadjda’ and other new movies, reviewed

Hugh Jackman stars as a father whose daughter is kidnapped; a film set in Saudi Arabia impresses.

By Macy Freeman  |  03:18 PM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:20 PM ET, 09/13/2013

‘The Family,’ ‘Insidious: Chapter 2 and other new movies, reviewed

Two films centered on families fail to meet our critics’ standards.

By Macy Freeman  |  01:20 PM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:22 PM ET, 09/12/2013

Will and Kate come to Madame Tussaud’s in D.C.

Wax figures of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were unveiled at the D.C. Madame Tussaud’s today, if you’re into that kind of thing.

By Maura Judkis  |  04:22 PM ET, 09/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 09/06/2013

‘Riddick,’ ‘Drinking Buddies’ and other new movies, reviewed

Check out this week's new movies and see what the critics had to say.

By Macy Freeman  |  12:59 PM ET, 09/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:56 PM ET, 08/23/2013

'The World's End,' 'You're Next' and other new movies opening this week

The British trio behind the 2004 film "Shaun of the Dead' reunite. "Ain't Them Bodies Saints" receives the highest rating with four stars.

By Macy Freeman  |  01:56 PM ET, 08/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 08/09/2013

'Elysium,' 'Lovelace' and other new movies reviewed

'Elysium' and 'Lovelace' receive 2 1/2 stars.

By Macy Freeman  |  03:48 PM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:12 PM ET, 07/26/2013

'The Wolverine,' 'The To Do List' and other new movies, reviewed

Hugh Jackman stars as 'Wolverine' again and one documentary receives four stars.

By Macy Freeman  |  04:12 PM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 07/19/2013

'Fruitvale Station,' 'The Conjuring' and other new movies, reviewed

Michael B. Jordan stars as Oscar Grant in 'Fruitvale Station' and two horror films receive three stars.

By Macy Freeman  |  02:24 PM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 07/12/2013

'Pacific Rim,' 'Grown Ups 2 and other new movies, reviewed

The documentary "Far Out Isn't Far Enough" receives the highest rating.

By Macy Freeman  |  12:32 PM ET, 07/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 06/28/2013

'White House Down,' 'The Heat' and other new movies, reviewed

The stars of 'White House Down' and 'The Heat' outshine their movies.

By Macy Freeman  |  02:45 PM ET, 06/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 06/14/2013

'Man of Steel,' 'This is the End' and other new movies, reviewed

"Man of Steel" falls short, while "Shadow Dancer" impresses and "This is the End" should satisfy its target audience.

By Macy Freeman  |  04:15 PM ET, 06/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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