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.

'A History of Violence': A Ticking Timebomb

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'Proof' Makes Winning Jump from Stage to Screen

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Dutch Noir: 'Memory of a Killer'

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'Grizzly Man', a Dreamer Lost in the Wilderness

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Killing Time with 'The Dukes of Hazzard'

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'Elevator to the Gallows'

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Crashes Crush Coherent Story on 'The Island'

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Burton Finds the Darker Side of Willy Wonka

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Bergman Makes Welcome Return with 'Saraband'

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Spielberg Takes Cruise into 'War of the Worlds'

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'My Summer of Love,' No Average Teen Flick

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'Howl's Moving Castle': Fantastical, Full of Heart

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'Cinderella Man' Lacks Faith in Audience

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