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'Brick' Takes a Clever Look at Suburban Adolescence

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Stone, Cold in 'Basic Instinct 2'

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'Lonesome Jim,' Buscemi's Loveable Loser

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Slate's Summary Judgment: 'Inside Man,' 'American Gun,' 'Stay Alive'

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Portman vs. the Man: 'Vendetta'

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'Thank You for Smoking' Displays a Sense of Humor

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Slate's Summary Judgment: 'The Hills Have Eyes,' 'Failure to Launch,' 'The Shaggy Dog'

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Handicapping the Foreign Oscars Field

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Slate's Summary Judgment: 'Dave Chappelle's Block Party,' '16 Blocks,' 'Ultraviolet'

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