David Edelstein David Edelstein is a film critic for New York magazine and for NPR's Fresh Air, and an occasional commentator on film for CBS Sunday Morning.

British Coalminers Strike With A Gay Coalition In 'Pride,' A Crowd-Pleaser

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A Detective's 'Walk Among The Tombstones' Is Gripping But Unsatisfying

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In 'The Drop,' Mob Bosses Bully Sad Characters At A Bar In Brooklyn

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In A Brilliantly Disorienting Film, A Teenager Is 'Starred Up' To An Adult Prison

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In The Irish Film 'Calvary,' A Priest's Crisis Of Faith Is Weirdly Jokey

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Sailing Through Space With 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'? Hilarious

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Philip Seymour Hoffman Leaves Indelible Bond In 'Most Wanted Man'

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In A Remarkable Feat, 'Boyhood' Makes Time Visible

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In Charming Film 'Begin Again,' Music Can Save A Life

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In The Mood For Apocalypse? Skip 'Transformers,' See 'Snowpiercer'

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'Jersey Boys' And 'Venus In Fur' Are Just As Intense On Screen

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Jenny Slate plays Donna, a standup comic who gets pregnant after sleeping with an earnest, Vermont-bred business student named Max (Jake Lacy). Courtesy of A24 Films hide caption

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'Obvious Child': A Momentous Film Of Small, Embarrassing Truths

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Ansel Elgort (Augustus) and Shailene Woodley (Hazel) star in The Fault in Our Stars, the film adaptation of John Green's bestselling young adult novel about two teens with cancer. James Bridges/Twentieth Century Fox hide caption

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Beautiful Acting Aside, It Isn't Hard To Find Fault In 'Our Stars'

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'The Immigrant': An Ellis Island Period Drama From James Gray

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'Godzilla': A Fire-Breathing Behemoth Returns To The Big Screen

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