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.
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'Equalizer' Devotes Time To Character Development, Graphic Violence

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Movie Review: 'Last Days In Vietnam'

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Movie Review: 'God Help The Girl'

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'Life Of Crime' Has Authentic Elmore Leonard Snap

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Romance Fans Will Fall For Characters In 'If I Stay'

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'Giver' Fans Likely To Be Disappointed By Movie's Pace

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Movie Review: 'The Hundred-Foot Journey'

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James Brown Biopic 'Get On Up': Heroic Acting In A Disjointed Film

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'Most Wanted Man' A Worthy Addition To Le Carre's Film Adaptations

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Movie Review: 'Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes'

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Carney's 'Begin Again' Doesn't Match His Hit 'Once'

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Clint Eastwood Takes 'Jersey Boys' From Broadway To Movie Theaters

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'Rover' Blends Quiet Character Moments Amid Societal Collapse

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'Foxcatcher' A Standout At Cannes Film Festival

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'Million Dollar Arm' Delivers Ball-Park Size Enjoyment

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