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3.5

James Berardinelli’s “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” FlashesGAMEOVER 

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3.98

James Berardinelli’s “Furnace” Serves Up Delicious Critique 

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3.83

James Berardinelli’s “Llewyn Davis” Baffles More Than It Informs 

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4.5

James Berardinelli’s “Frozen” Takes the Reader on a Pensive Journey 

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3.93

Beware of the Berardinelli Blaze in James Berardinelli’s “Games, The” 

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1.88

James Berardinelli Protects No Secrets in “Philomena” 

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4.33

James Berardinelli Refuses to Be Manipulated in “The Best Man Holiday” 

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3.83

James Berardinelli Explores the Depths of Criticism in “Nebraska” 

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3.63

James Berardinelli’s Cutting Wit Hits Home in “Book Thief, The” 

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3.73

James Berardinelli’s Review of “Ender’s Game” Recovers After a Slow Start 

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1.65

James Berardinelli’s Clinical Approach to “Dallas Buyers Club” Is Bland 

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3.23

James Berardinelli’s “Counselor, The” Rambles, but Scores Points 

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3.18

James Berardinelli’s Impassioned Pop-Up Prone “Blue Is The…” Succeeds 

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2.58

James Berardinelli’s “Escape Plan” Is a Dismissive, Halfhearted Affair 

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4.65

James Berardinelli’s Top-Notch “Carrie” Leads to a Satisfying Conclusion 

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4.85

James Berardinelli’s Compelling “12 Years” Hits All the Right Notes 

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2.63

James Berardinelli, “Romeo + Juliet (2013)” Tries Hard but Misses the Point 

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3.85

James Berardinelli’s Solid “Captain Phillips” Takes Some Strange Turns 

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2.18

James Berardinelli’s “‘Gravity’” Is Ill-Pitched and Exhausting 

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2.55

James Berardinelli’s “Runner Runner Review” Is Sleep-Inducing 

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2.18

James Berardinelli’s “Rush” Is Slow to the Point and Dull 

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2.88

James Berardinelli’s “Don Jon Review” Is Too Bland and Gives Too Much Away 

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4.38

James Berardinelli Is a Master Who Takes His Time in “Prisoners” 

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2.48

Berardinelli’s “‘Enough Said’ Review” Is One Long Complaint 

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1.3

James Berardinelli’s “World’s End, The” Is a Meandering Mess 

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2.5

James Berardinelli’s “Kick-Ass 2” Is Not a Game Changer 

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