Kenneth Turan Kenneth Turan is the film critic for the Los Angeles Times and NPR's Morning Edition, as well as the director of the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes.

Foxx Turns In Impressive Showing as 'Ray'

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'Sideways' Trips Through Wine Country, Life

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Difficult Childhood on Display in 'Tarnation'

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Fish Story: 'Shark Tale' Disappoints

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Kenneth Turan: 'Motorcycle Diaries'

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'Sky Captain' Soars on Dazzling Effects

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'Red Lights': Thriller Tracks Vacation Gone Awry

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'Bush's Brain' Explores Rove's Role in President's Rise

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'Hero': Sword-Fighting Take on Chinese History

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'Mean Creek': Teen Film with a Brain

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Documentary Explores Life of Musician Tom Dowd

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Cruise, Foxx, Mann Collaborate on 'Collateral'

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A Director's Debut: 'Seducing Dr. Lewis'

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'The Corporation' Puts Firms on the Couch

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'I'll Sleep When I'm Dead': An Adventure in Film Noir

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