Short and Tweet – Brief Reviews for Movies Released Nov. 20


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John Woo’s mega-budget war history impresses with spectacular battle sequences, mindless fun. 
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A deeply touching and personal family drama… but a little plot would’ve been nice.
For the full review, click here.

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A wonderful vehicle for Penelope Cruz, but a clunky, soap opera-like story surrounds her. 
For the full review, click here.

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Vastly better than the original Twilight, but still dragged down by a vapid story. 
For the full review, click here.

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Port of Call New Orleans – Herzog and Cage make for a baffling combo in this lost remake.
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A wannabe postmodern noir, but its rigid structure keeps it from capturing the right mood. 
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