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Powered by a fascinating real-life story and compelling performances from an all-star cast, Woman in Gold is one of the year’s finest so far.
Yes, it’s another Kevin Costner sports movie, but don’t let that turn you away from “McFarland, USA.” Earnestly told and beautifully shot, it’s a remarkable story that’s worth your time and attention.
“Unbroken” falls short of the mark in terms of the inspirational heights it should reach, given the incredible story at its source.
“Million Dollar Arm” is a surprisingly engrossing and enjoyable story about chasing dreams and finding oneself in the least likely of places, brought to life with charm, grace, and humor by a talented cast led by Mad Men’s Jon Hamm.