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'Journey's End' Review: Old-Fashioned WWI Tale Will Leave You Shattered

Over three days of fighting in March of 1918, British soldiers stuck in the WWI trenches of northern France and their commanding officers quartered below await a German attack. Raleigh (Hugo‘s Asa Butterfield), an inexperienced 19-year-old officer, had actually requested to join C Company, led his much-beloved former school housemaster and prospective brother-in-law Captain Stanhope (Sam Claflin). The latter tries ...

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'Happy End' Review: Michael Haneke Returns With Another Feel-Bad Drama

Austrian writer-director Michael Haneke has made many a masterpiece – and his latest, Happy End, isn’t one of them. Yet this cinematic poke in the eye about an upper class family imploding still exerts a perverse fascination. From early provocations like The Seventh Continent (1989) through later boundary-pushing works like The Piano Teacher, Cache, The White Ribbon, Funny Games (both ...

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Kit Harington Knows 'Everything' About 'Game of Thrones' Final Episode: 'I Cried at The End'

“It’s been an institution longer than any other institution I’ve been in. School, drama school, anything,” he explained. “I get a bit weepy thinking about it. It’s going to be a strange year saying goodbye to everyone and having last scenes with this person and that person. Not only you’re attached to it, loads of people around the world are ...

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