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.

Belfast Thriller '71' Combines Action And Emotional Authenticity

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Good Acting, Directing And Story Make 'McFarland USA' Effective

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Publishing Phenomenon 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Hits The Big Screen

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'Jupiter Ascending' Displays Wachowksi Siblings' Success, Weakness

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'Red Army' Profiles How Cold War Played Out On Ice

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'Blackhat' Offers Fictionalized Version Of Cyberterrorism

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'A Most Violent Year' Captures You And Doesn't Let Go

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'Unbroken' Skips Over Louis Zamperini's Post-War Struggles

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To Enjoy 'Exodus,' Don't Take It As Seriously As It Takes Itself

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Stalked By A Fiend Worse Than Any Elm Street Nightmare

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Mathematician's Story Is Dramatic Enough For The Big Screen

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'Hunger Games: Mockingjay' Opens Where 'Catching Fire' Ended

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Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater': The Serious Side Of Comedy

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'Interstellar' Is Christopher Nolan's Space-Time Epic

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