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Welcome to our new Guest Review column, featuring weekly film reviews written by notable critics from around the globe.

So many adjectives have been hurled at Tim Burton and Johnny Depp over the course of their eight-film, 22-year collaboration, from “tender” (Edward Scissorhands) and “campy” (Ed Wood) to “chilling” (Sleepy Hollow), “charming” (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) and “macabre” (Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street)… Continue reading 'Dark Shadows' Guest Review: 'Muddled Shadows' is More Like It

Review: Salt a Flavorless, Muddled Mess

Angelina Jolie, SaltReview in a Hurry: You’d hope an action thriller called Salt might at least have some kick to it and raise your blood pressure a bit. But this muddle, starring Angelina Jolie as a maybe,…