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Barry Pepper

  • Movie Review: ‘The Lone Ranger’

    Late in the movie there’s a scene where a child is playing with a toy train set. As the little model ’rounds the corner, the boy pushes the accelerator, and the…

  • Movie Review: ‘Broken City’

    Broken City is no Chinatown. It takes many of the 1974 Polanski classic’s basic elements – both protagonists are private eyes who used to be cops and specialize in extramarital affairs.…

  • War Movie Mondays: ‘Flags of Our Fathers’

    This week’s pick is Clint Eastwood’s World War II masterpiece Flags of Our Fathers that depicts the famous flag raising on Mt. Suribachi on the Pacific island of Iwo Jima. The…

  • Film Review: ‘True Grit’

    If the noontime opening day crowd for True Grit is any indication of how this film will do at the box office, I think I can safely predict a couple of…

  • Film Review: ‘True Grit’

    By Jarrett Mellenbruch Just go ahead and give Mattie Ross whatever it is she demands. Trying to bargain with this 14 year old , played by Hailee Steinfeld, will eventually leave…

  • Activision Reveals ‘Prototype 2′

    Our friends at Activision and Radical Entertainment are back with a sequel to their best-selling game of 2009: Prototype. This new game, currently called Prototype 2, is currently in development and…

  • War Movie Mondays: ‘Saving Private Ryan’

    This week’s pick salutes Steven Spielberg’s epic Saving Private Ryan (1998) which tells the story of an eight man rifle squad which is chosen to find and safely bring back Pvt.…