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.

Soulless 'Counselor' Is Terminally Bleak

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'Gravity' Is Out Of this World Twice Over

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'Trials' Relives Painful Past Of Muhammad Ali

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'Rush' Gets Points For Style, Doesn't Win Our Hearts

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'Wadjda' Is First Feature Film Shot In Saudi Arabia

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New Documentary Tells The Story Of J.D. Salinger's Life

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'Short Term 12' Reflects Difficulties Of Group Home Life

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Movie Review: 'Lee Daniels' The Butler'

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Director Blomkamp Follows Up 'Ditrict 9' With 'Elysium'

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'Europa Report': Small-Budget Film, Big-Picture Questions

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'Pacific Rim' Is Filled To The Brim With Special Effects

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'White House Down' Is Packed With Continuous Action

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Movie Review: 'World War Z'

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'Frances Ha' Is a 'Small Miracle Of A Movie'

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