Entertainment

Finding an excellent tear jerker in “Lion”

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Adapted from a novel written by the real life Saroo, “Lion” is an effective tear jerker that leaves hardly anybody dry-eyed…

“Allied” oozes glamour under the shadow of World War II

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The first half of “Allied” takes us back to bask in the glamour of Casablanca in the forties. Scenes of an expanse of the desert and flavors of the city heighten our senses…

Ang Lee’s experimental war movie “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk” misses its mark

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It is precisely this real time unfolding of events that makes the film lose its focus…

How an American family comes apart in “American Pastoral”

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Adapted from Philip Roth’s novel of the same name, this story, published in the nineties, eerily reflects the societal changes of today. The racial riots of the sixties mirrors the pressing issue of “Black Lives Matter” …

Sylvester Stallone praises ‘Rocky’ toddler’s viral workout

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A video of a toddler mimicking Sylvester Stallone’s moves while watching a clip of the training montage in “Rocky II”…