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A Dog’s Purpose
Reincarnated dog film is full of cliches

Film Review  January 27, 2017, by Josh Kupecki
"...Directed by: Lasse Hallström. Starring: K.J..."

The Hundred-Foot Journey
This Helen Mirren film feasts on wisecracking one-liners, sunny aphorisms, pretty landscapes, and tasty-looking food.
Film Review  August 8, 2014, by Kimberley Jones
"...Directed by: Lasse Hallström. Starring: Helen Mirren, Om Puri, Manish Dayal, Charlotte Le Bon, Amit Shah, Farzana Dua Elahe and Dillon Mitra...."

What's Eating Gilbert Grape
Based on Peter Hedges's award-winning book (he also wrote the screenplay for the film), Swedish director Lasse Hallström's new film treads similar thematic territory as his brilliant My Life as...
Film Review  March 11, 1994, by Marc Savlov
"...Directed by: Lasse Hallström. Starring: Johnny Depp, Juliette Lewis, Mary Steenburgen, Leonardo DiCaprio, John C..."

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms
Go see the actual ballet instead

Film Review  November 2, 2018, by Josh Kupecki
"...Directed by: Lasse Hallström and Joe Johnston. Starring: Mackenzie Foy, Keira Knightley, Morgan Freeman, Helen Mirren, Richard E..."

The Most Read Film Reviews of 2014
Bombs away!
DAILY Screens  January 1, 2015, by Kimberley Jones
"...“Steven Knight’s sweet, slack script (adapted from the novel by Richard C. Morais) is a startling volte-face from his taut-muscled Locke, a spring sleeper: The latter felt like real life on its very worst day, while The Hundred-Foot Journey feasts on its own movieness, with wisecracking one-liners, sunny aphorisms, and culinary mysticisms care-wrapped in Lasse Hallström’s sun-flare framing of pretty people and pretty landscapes..."

The People Person
Peter Hedges' Pieces of April brings the novelist-screenwriter out of the quiet and into the filmmaking fray.
Screens Story  November 7, 2003, by Marc Savlov

Strength of Character
Like John Irving, Peter Hedges can create characters with such depth and originality it’s as if you have spent a lifetime in search of their company.
Screens Story  October 6, 2000, by Sarah Hepola

The Great Escape
Chain Gangs! Cast Aways! Kung Fu! Chocolate! ... It's Time for the Holiday Film Previews
Screens Story  November 24, 2000, by Kimberley Jones

Full Body
John Irving on his job and the upcoming 'Until I Find You'
Books Story  February 25, 2005, by Louis Black

Autumn Tale
What Movies Look Like This Fall
Screens Story  September 21, 2001, by Shawn Badgley

All Wrapped Up
From biopics to end-of-day thrillers, a look at the films you'll be standing in line for this Christmas.
Screens Story  November 26, 1999, by Marjorie Baumgarten, Sarah Hepola, Marcel Meyer and Marc Savlov

The Great Escape
Chain gangs! Cast aways! Kung Fu! Chocolate! … It's Time for the Holiday Film Previews
Screens Story  November 24, 2000, by Sarah Hepola

Event Menu
October 19-26
Food Column  October 20, 2006

Wintry Mix
The holiday film forecast
Screens Story  November 23, 2001, by Marc Savlov

sex, lies, and videotape; King of the Hill; Out of Sight
Screens Review  October 15, 1999, by Louis Black

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