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.

Farcical And Madcap, 'American Made' Stars Tom Cruise At His Best

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'Trophy' Reveals The Convoluted Economics Of African Big Game Hunting

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Self-Aggrandizing, Interminable 'Mother!' Mixes Fantasy And Reality

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A Coney Island Teen Struggles To Come To Terms With His Sexuality In 'Beach Rats'

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Haunting 'Marjorie Prime' Is Suffused With Forgiveness And Despair

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A Killing On A Native American Reservation Propels The Mystery-Thriller 'Wind River'

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'Detroit' Dramatizes A Deadly '67 Motel Encounter Between Police And Civilians

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'Dunkirk' Is A Harrowing War Movie, Muddled By A Convoluted Timeline

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'Lady Macbeth' Is An Icy British Psychodrama About Power And Abuse

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Breezy 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Offers A Trip Back To A Simpler Time

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'Baby Driver' Is An Action-Packed, Elegant Joyride

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Garish Melodrama Becomes Universal Tragedy 'The Beguiled'

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Why 'The Mummy' Is The Most Important Bad Movie Of The Year

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'My Cousin Rachel' Spins A 19th-Century Melodrama About A Mysterious Young Widow

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Gal Gadot Shines As 'Wonder Woman,' Despite The Film's By-The-Numbers Plot

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