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THE ROUND-UP | November 28’s movies rated

What were the best films that came out in the last week? What were the worst? Were there any you weren’t sure of seeing? Below are quick and easy star ratings of the past week’s releases to help you decide, including short plot details from IMDB. Full comment and opinion can be found in The Film Journal.


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2001: A Space Odyssey
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Read the essay | • Unmissable Humanity finds a mysterious, obviously artificial, object buried beneath the Lunar surface and, with the intelligent computer H.A.L. 9000, sets off on a quest. [1968 rerelease]

160 min. Director: Stanley Kubrick. Writers: Stanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke. Stars: Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester.

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Horrible Bosses 2
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Dale, Kurt and Nick decide to start their own business but things don’t go as planned because of a slick investor, prompting the trio to pull off a harebrained and misguided kidnapping scheme.

108 min. Director: Sean Anders. Writers: Sean Anders, John Morris. Stars: Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis, Charlie Day.

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Paddington
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• Recommended A young English boy befriends a talking bear he finds at a London train station. A live-action feature based on the series of popular children’s books by Michael Bond.

95 min. Director: Paul King. Writers: Paul King, Hamish McColl. Stars: Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Julie Walters.

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1
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Get On Up
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The Homesman
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What We Do in the Shadows | Read the review, Read the feature
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